Jeffrey Guss, M.D.

Jeffrey Guss, M.D., is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at New York University School of Medicine and is a Senior Faculty member of the Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse in NYU’s Department of Psychiatry. He is the Director of Psychedelic Psychotherapy Training for the NYU Psilocybin and Cancer Anxiety study and also serves as an Investigator and therapist with the study. He is a graduate of NYU’s Postdoctoral Program in Psycho- therapy and Psychoanalysis, and has taught numerous courses on the psychodynamic approaches to the understanding and treatment of addictive disorders. Along with Stephen Ross, MD he taught a groundbreaking course at NYU on Psychedelics and Psychiatry. He has published articles on addictive disorders, gender, and sexuality in The Journal of Gay and Lesbian Psychotherapy; Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society; and Studies in Gender and Sexuality. Dr. Guss maintains a private practice in psychiatry and psychotherapy in New York City, specializing in psychodynamic psychotherapy and the treatment of addictions.