Efrat Ginot, PhD
Efrat Ginot, PhD is a graduate of the NYU Postdoctoral Program for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. Dr. Ginot is currently an instructor at the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy and a supervisor at the Fifth Avenue Center For Counseling and Psychotherapy. She also has a private practice in New York City. Dr. Ginot's work focuses on enhancing the understanding of complex psychotherapeutic processes such as affective communication, enactments, self-narratives and their importance to therapeutic growth.
Dr. Ginot is the author The Neuropsychology of the Unconscious: Integrating Brain and Mind in Psychotherapy, which explores the inner dynamics of psychology in the light of modern neuroscience. Dr. Ginot has published and presented papers dealing with the therapeutic importance of nonconscious intersubjective processes and their neuroscientific underpinnings. She is also the winner of the National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis 2002 Gradiva Award for best article.