Anthony Bass, PhD

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


Dr. Bass is on the faculty, and a training and supervising analyst at the Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. In addition, he teaches and is a supervising analyst (adjunct associate professor and former chair, relational orientation) at the NYU Postdoctoral Program for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, the National Institute for the Psychotherapies National Training Program, the Institute for Relational Psychoanalysis of Philadelphia, the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy and the Stephen Mitchell Center for Relational Studies (founder and president).

He was a founding member of the editorial board of Psychoanalytic Dialogues, the International Journal of Relational Perspectives, and is now editor in chief emeritus after stepping down after twelve years as chief editor. He is a founding and current director of the International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. He is in private practice for psychoanalysis, psychotherapy, couples therapy, and individual and group supervisory consultation in New York City. He leads clinical seminars and workshops throughout the US and Europe.

Academic Appointments

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


  • Male

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, New York University
  • MA, 1973 Education, Harvard University
  • PhD, MS, 1983 Clinical Psychology, Columbia University