Andi Lyn Kornfeld, LMFT is a Psychoanalyst in full time independent practice. Andi graduated from the Adult Psychoanalysis program at the Institute of Psychoanalytic Education, (PANY) affiliated with NYU Medical School and has earned a second New York State license in Psychoanalysis.  She is an active member of the Contemporary Freudian Society.

Andi has extensive pre-and post-graduate training in individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. After completion of her clinical training at St. Luke’s Psychiatry Department, Andi joined the staff at St. Mark’s Institute of Mental Health, where she treated individuals and families. In addition, she was the clinician for the US Probation Department’s Re-Entry Program, treating individuals, families, and conducting group therapy to lower rates of recidivism of non-violent offender participants before stepping down to dedicate herself to private practice full time.

Prior to Andi’s post-graduate clinical training, she spent over fifteen years as a Senior Leader in Financial Services, primarily Capital Markets. Andi brings a vast and deep knowledge of the vicissitudes of career and executive life to her practice and finds that it enables her to best work with all that seek her expertise.

In her psychotherapy practice, Andi specializes in working with people who are committed to relieving their emotional difficulties through self-exploration under the guidance of a highly trained professional. Andi specializes in working with adults who have a wide variety of emotional problems such as anxiety, depression, work difficulties, troubled relationships, sexual concerns, and issues of self-esteem.

Media Mentions:

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/25/health/doctors-nurses-covid-stress.html

https://www.thedailybeast.com/what-its-like-being-a-therapist-when-the-patient-is-miles-away

Professional affiliations include:

  • Contemporary Freudian Society
  • American Psychoanalytic Association
  • International Psychoanalytic Association
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health
  • Women’s Mental Health Consortium at Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
Andi Lyn Kornfeld, psychotherapist in Manhattan working with LGBTQ patients