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.