Robert (Levy) Galatzer Levy, MD, Psychiatry, Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Medical Center

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Psychiatry Chicago, IL

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry

Robert M. Galatzer-Levy M.D., S.C.

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Education & Training

  • University of Chicago
    University of ChicagoFellowship, Child Psychiatry, 1973 - 1974
  • University of Chicago
    University of ChicagoResidency, Psychiatry, 1971 - 1974
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
    Washington University School of Medicine in St. LouisClass of 1971
  • New York University
    New York UniversityMS, Mathematics, 1965 - 1966
  • New York University, University CollegeBA, 1961 - 1965

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2018 - 2020
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1974 - 2023

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Instructor of the Year University of Chicago Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, 2012
  • Distinguished Service Award American Psychoanalytic Association, 2004, 2007
  • Joan Flemming Award for Excellence in Teaching Candidates Association, Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, 1991
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Ordinary Police Interrogation in the United States, The Destruction of Meaning and Persons: A Psychoanalytic-Ethical Investigation.  
    Galatzer-Levy, B. & Galatzer-Levy, R, American Imago
  • Obscuring Desire: A Special Pattern of Male Adolescent Masturbation, Internet Pornography, and the Flight from Meaning.  
    Galatzer-Levy, R, Psychoanalytic Inquiry
  • Good Vibrations: A Non-linear Dynamical Systems Model of the Action of Psychoanalysis.  
    Galatzer-Levy, R, International Journal of Psychoanalysis. 90:983-1007
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Shocking Boundaries. 
    American Psychoanalytic Association.
  • Creativity on a Dancing Landscape. 
    Division 39 (Psychoanalytic Psychology)
  • The Non-linear Analyst: A Lecture in Honor of John Kafka. 
    Washington Psychoanalytic Center.
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Hospital Affiliations