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List of famous male psychoanalysts, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male psychoanalysts list contains the most prominent and top males known for being psychoanalysts. There are thousand of males working as psychoanalysts in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic psychoanalysts have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a psychoanalyst then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list includes Willi Hoffer, John Rickman and more.

While this isn't a list of all male psychoanalysts, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male psychoanalysts?" and "Who are the best male psychoanalysts?"
Sigmund Freud is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Psychoanalysts
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Sigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist, now known as the father of psychoanalysis. Freud qualified as a doctor of medicine at the University of Vienna in 1881, and then carried out research into cerebral palsy, aphasia and microscopic neuroanatomy at the Vienna General Hospital. Upon completing ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1856-1939)

Birthplace: Příbor, Czech Republic

Profession: Psychiatrist, Neurologist, Psychoanalyst, Psychologist, Scientist, + more

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Carl Jung is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Psychoanalysts
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Carl Gustav Jung, often referred to as C. G. Jung, was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytical psychology. His work has been influential not only in psychiatry but also in philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, literature, and religious studies. He was a prolific writer, ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1875-1961)

Birthplace: Kesswil, Switzerland

Profession: Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Psychoanalyst, Physician, Philosopher

Credits: Matter of Heart

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Wilhelm Reich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Psychoanalysts
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Wilhelm Reich was an Austrian psychoanalyst, a member of the second generation of psychoanalysts after Sigmund Freud, and one of the most radical figures in the history of psychiatry. He was the author of several influential books, most notably Character Analysis and The Mass Psychology of Fascism . ...more

Age: Died at 60 (1897-1957)

Birthplace: Dobrianychi

Profession: Psychiatrist, Psychoanalyst

Credits: Wasteland Utopias

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Ernest Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Psychoanalysts
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Alfred Ernest Jones, FRCP, MRCS was a British neurologist and psychoanalyst, and Sigmund Freud's official biographer. Jones was the first English-speaking practitioner of psychoanalysis and became its leading exponent in the English-speaking world. As President of both the British Psycho-Analytical ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1879-1958)

Birthplace: Glamorgan, United Kingdom

Profession: Neurologist, Psychoanalyst

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