Clinical Program Faculty

Peter Goldberg, PhD
Adjunct Faculty

BA Psychology, University of Cape Town, South Africa, 1975
MA Psychology, The Wright Institute, 1980
PhD Psychology, The Wright Institute, 1982

Dr. Goldberg is a graduate of the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute. His training as a psychotherapist included several years in community mental health, working with a chronic schizophrenic population and in adolescent day treatment settings, as well as a fellowship in child and adult psychotherapy at Children's Hospital of San Francisco. He is currently in the private practice of psychoanalysis and psychotherapy and is involved extensively in supervision, group consultation, and lecturing in the area of Kleinian psychoanalytic theory and object relations theory. Presently he is writing on the phenomenon of dissociation and on political and cultural influences on psychopathology.

In addition to teaching at the Wright Institute, Dr. Goldberg is on the teaching faculty at the University of California, San Francisco/Mt. Zion Hospital Psychiatry Department, the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California, the Northern California Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology, and the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute.