About Dr. Nathan

Dr. Alan Nathan is a clinical psychologist and psychoanalyst. He earned his doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Long Island University, CW Post, in 2001. He was associate professor with the American School of Professional Psychology, Argosy University clinical psychology doctoral program, for eleven years. He has been in private practice since 2006. Dr. Nathan specializes in trauma recovery. He has taught diversity courses and is particularly interested in racial justice and multicultural work. He has published several articles on white supremacy and racism. Current memberships include Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy + Psychoanalysis (ICP+P), International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (IARPP), and Maryland Psychological Association (MPA). He is a former member of the Contemporary Freudian Society (CFS). He served on the Diversity Committee for CFS and MPA. He served as a member of the Racial Justice Task Force with the Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring for over ten years.

Dr. Alan Nathan