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Avgi
Saketopoulou

Faculty at New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis

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Avgi
Saketopoulou

Faculty at New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis

Dr. Avgi Saketopoulou trained and teaches at the New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis.

She is also on the faculty of the William Allanson White Institute, the New York Psychoanalytic Institute, the Stephen Mitchell Relational Center and the National Institute for the Psychotherapies in NYC, where she teaches courses on gender and sexuality.

Avgi serves on the editorial boards of Psychoanalytic Dialogues, Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association (JAPA), The Psychoanalytic Quarterly, and Studies in Gender and Sexuality (SGS). She has received several prizes for her work including the Ruth Stein prize, the Ralph Roughton award, the Symonds essay prize, and the annual JAPA essay prize.

She writes about the infantile sexual, psychosexuality, psychic representation and its relationship to the social, normative and variant gender, and the enigmatics of consent.