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Famous Psychoanalysts from France

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List of notable or famous psychoanalysts from France, with bios and photos, including the top psychoanalysts born in France and even some popular psychoanalysts who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French psychoanalysts then this list is the perfect resource for you. These psychoanalysts are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known psychoanalyst from France is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Juliette Favez-Boutonier and Rosine Lefort.

This historic psychoanalysts from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French psychoanalysts of note?" and "Who are the most famous psychoanalysts from France?" These prominent psychoanalysts of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French psychoanalysts.

Use this list of renowned French psychoanalysts to discover some new psychoanalysts that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
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    André Green

    Dec. at 84 (1927-2012)

    BirthplaceCairo, Egypt

    André Green may refer to: André Green (athlete) (born 1973), retired German runner André Green (psychoanalyst) (1927–2012), French psychoanalyst...  more
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    Charles Melman

    French Psychoanalyst....
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    Christian Lujan, Ph.D. is a director with ICS-Interconsultants, a specialist in organizational management and professor at the ESCP-EAP European School of Management. Lujan is a Psychoanalyst and...  more
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    Colette Soler

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    Élisabeth Roudinesco

    Age: 76

    BirthplaceParis, France

    Élisabeth Roudinesco (Romanian: Rudinescu; born 10 September 1944) is a French historian and psychoanalyst, affiliated researcher in history at Paris Diderot University, in the group «...  more
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    Eric Laurent

    Eric Laurent is a French psychoanalyst....  more
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    Évelyne Kestemberg

    Age: 103

    BirthplaceConstantinople, Istanbul, Turkey

    Évelyne Kestemberg French psychoanalyst (1918-1989)....  more
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    BirthplaceSavoie, France

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    Georges Favez

    Age: 120

    BirthplaceLausanne, Switzerland

    French psychoanalyst....
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    Georges Parcheminey

    Age: 133
    Parcheminey George (1888-1953) French psychoanalyst ....
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    Jacques Lacan

    Dec. at 80 (1901-1981)

    BirthplaceParis, France

    Jacques Marie Émile Lacan (; French: [ʒak lakɑ̃]; 13 April 1901 – 9 September 1981) was a French psychoanalyst and psychiatrist who has been called "the most controversial psycho-analyst since...  more
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    BirthplaceChâteauroux, France

    Jacques-Alain Miller (French: [milɛʁ]; born 14 February 1944) is a psychoanalyst and writer. He is one of the founder members of the École de la Cause freudienne (School of the Freudian Cause) and...  more
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    Jean Kestemberg

    Age: 109


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    Jean-Claude Lavie

    French psychoanalyst....
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    Jean-Louis Lang

    French Psychoanalyst....
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    Jean-Max Gaudillière

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    Jean-Pierre Klotz

    French based psychoanalyst....
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    Jenny Aubry

    Dec. at 83 (1903-1987)

    BirthplaceParis, France

    Jenny Aubry was a French psychiatrist and psychoanalyst....  more
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    BirthplaceSoutheast Europe, Northern Thrace, Sliven Province, Sliven, Bulgaria

    Julia Kristeva (French: [kʁisteva]; Bulgarian: Юлия Кръстева; born 24 June 1941) is a Bulgarian-French philosopher, literary critic, semiotician, psychoanalyst, feminist, and, most recently,...  more
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    Julian de Ajuriaguerra

    Dec. at 82 (1911-1993)

    BirthplaceBilbao, Spain

    Julian de Ajuriaguerra was a French Basque neuropsychiatrist and psychoanalyst of Spanish Basque origin. He is one of the pioneers of "sectoral psychiatry" in France....  more
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    Juliette Favez-Boutonier

    Dec. at 91 (1903-1994)

    BirthplaceGrasse, France

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    Laurence Bataille was a psychiatrist and the daughter of Georges Bataille....  more