Richard L. Rubens, Ph.D.
OFFICE ADDRESS: 340 West 72 Street DATE OF BIRTH: 20 May 1946
1977 - 1981 William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, and Psychology, New York, N.Y.; Certificate in Psychoanalysis.
1973 - 1974 Harvard University Medical School,
1971 - 1976 Teachers College,
1968 - 1971 Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, New York, N.Y.; B.H.L. in Rabbinic Studies.
1964 - 1968 Yale University,
1977 – 1979 Clinic Fellowship, William Alanson White Institute.
1977 – 1979 Elected to membership in Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society of North America.
1976 Dissertation research at Columbia University accepted as Outstanding.
1971 – 1973 National Institute of Mental Health, Fellowship in Clinical Psychology at Columbia University.
1968 Graduated magna cum laude from Yale University, with Departmental Honors with Exceptional Distinction.
1967 & 1968 Twice won A. Conger Goodyear Award,
2006 – present International Team Member, The Urban Age, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
1999 - present Supervising Analyst, William
Alanson White Institute,
1989 - present Supervisor of Psychotherapy, William Alanson White Institute, New York, N.Y.
1985 - present Teaching Faculty, William Alanson
1976 - present Private practice of psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.
1995 - 2011 Adjunct Professor, Clinical Psychology Department, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1997 - 1999 Faculty, Kansas City Institute
for Contemporary Psychoanalysis,
1981 - 1998 Faculty and Supervisor, National
Institute for the Psychotherapies,
1984 - 1995 Adjunct Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology Department, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1985 - 1989 Faculty,
1987 - 1988 Visiting Faculty,
1980 - 1983 Supervising Psychologist, Clinical Psychology Internship Program, Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1978 - 1984 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology Department, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1977 - 1978 Consulting Psychologist, Mid-Bergen Community Mental Health Center, Paramus, N.J.
1977 - 1978 Instructor, Program in Clinical Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1975 - 1977 Chief Psychologist, Central Bergen Community Mental Health Center, Saddle Brook, N.J.
1974 - 1975 Staff Psychologist, Central Bergen Community Mental Health Center, Saddle Brook, N.J.
1969 Community Organizer, Bronx Council for
Forum for Urban Design: Member
Salzburg Congress on Urban Planning and Development: Member
William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Society: Member.
American Psychological Association: Member, Division 39, Section 1.
Harry Stack Sullivan Society of the William Alanson White Institute: President, 1980-1981; Secretary, 1979-1980.
LICENSURE: New York.
Rubens, R. L. Polarities of Experience: The Psychology of the Real. New York: Popolano Press, 2017.
Rubens, R. L. The meaning of structure in Fairbairn. International Review of Psychoanalysis, 1984, 11 (4), 429-440.
Rubens, R. L. &
Lapidus, L.B. Stimulus
barrier functioning and patterns of arousal in schizophrenics and normal
controls. In, L. Bellak and L. Goldsmith, The
Broad Scope of Ego Function Assessment.