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Dr. Richard Gartner

Agency Name: Dr. Richard Gartner
Name: psychologist
Business Address: 24 5th Avenue #508
City: New York
State: NY
ZIP Code: 10011
Business Fax: 2125330345
Degree Name/Type: PhD
Name of School: Columbia
Year Graduated In: 1972
Major: Clinical Psychology
Licensed In State: NY
Years of Clinic Experience: 30
Years of Experience with Victims: 25

I am a psychologist and psychoanalyst who as been working with male survivors individually and in groups since the 1980s. I am a Past President of MaleSurvivor and served opn the Board of Directors for seven years; currently I am its media spokesman. I founded the Sexual Abuse Program at the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Institute in New York, where I am also a Training and Supervising Analyst and faculty member. I am the author of Betrayed as Boys: Psychodynamic Treatment of Sexually Abused Boys and Beyond Betrayal: Taking Charge of Your Life after Boyhood Sexual Abuse. I have been quoted widely in the media about male sexual abuse (see my website – – for more information, interviews with me, and some of my articles and book chapters.)

I offer therapy groups for male survivors only: Yes
I offer a free initial consultation appointment.: No
I offer a sliding scale fee for survivors in need: Yes
I accept most major insurance carriers.: No
You are not alone. It was not your fault. It is possible to heal. It is not too late.