Feit, Alison




Alison Feit, PhD

1253 Arborvista Dr NE

Atlanta, GA 30329



Alison Feit, PhD is an Associate Editor of the journal Contemporary Psychoanalysis. She is on the Sexual Abuse Service and the Trauma Service at the William Alanson White Institute in New York. She has co-chaired two conferences on sexuality (in 2011 and 2015) under the auspices of the WA White Institute. Dr. Feit has written several articles on the topic of male sexual abuse. Her next publication will appear in R. Gartner’s Trauma and Countertrauma, Resilience and Counterresilience (2017). She is co-editor, with Alan Slamowitz, of the book “Unthinkable Orthodoxies” (2017) to be published by Routledge.

Current Positions: Faculty Member, St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute.  Associate Editor of the Journal Contemporary Psychoanalysis.  William Alanson White Institute- NY: The Artist Group, the Sexual Abuse Service, and the Trauma Service. Private Consultation- Adults and Adolescents.

Topics for Speaking engagements:

-Contemporary approaches to Gender and Sexuality.

-Trauma and Sexual Abuse

-Religion and Sexuality

-Understanding romantic relationships and sexual desire

-Psychoanalysis, Creativity and the Arts

Recent Publications:

-Feit, A. (2017). Countertrauma and her Twin, Counterresilience, and Why I Don’t Watch Scary Movies Anymore (R. B. Gartner, Ed.). In Trauma and Countertrauma, Resilience and Counterresilience. London, England: Routledge.

-Feit, A., & Slomowitz, A. (n.d.). Unthinkable Orthodoxies. London, England: Routledge.