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List of notable or famous psychoanalysts from the United States, with bios and photos, including the top psychoanalysts born in the United States and even some popular psychoanalysts who immigrated to the United States. If you're trying to find out the names of famous American 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 the United States is included when available.

List people include Nancy Chodorow, Wilhelm Reich and more.

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

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Bruce Fink is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Psychoanalysts from the United States
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Bruce Fink

US based psychoanalyst and translator (into english) of some of the works of Jacques Lacan. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Erik Erikson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Psychoanalysts from the United States
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Erik Homburger Erikson was a German-born American developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst known for his theory on psychosocial development of human beings. He may be most famous for coining the phrase identity crisis. His son, Kai T. Erikson, is a noted American sociologist. Although Erikson lacked even a bachelor's degree, he served as a professor at prominent institutions such as Harvard and Yale. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 92 (1902-1994)

Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany

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Franz Gabriel Alexander was a Hungarian-American psychoanalyst and physician, who is considered one of the founders of psychosomatic medicine and psychoanalytic criminology. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 73 (1891-1964)

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

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Frieda Fromm-Reichmann is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Psychoanalysts from the United States
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Frieda Fromm-Reichmann was a German psychiatrist and contemporary of Sigmund Freud who emigrated to America during World War II. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 68 (1889-1957)

Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany

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