Warren Spielberg, Ph.D., is a psychologist, psychoanalyst, Fulbright Scholar, Director for the Center for the Study of Boys, Men, and Masculinity, Associate Teaching Professor at the New School for Public Engagement, and Clinical Consultant for the NYU Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. He is a Co-Author of “The Psychology of Black Boys and Adolescents- Two Volumes” Praeger 2015.
He is an acknowledged authority on the problems of boys and men and is a member of the American Psychological (APA) Task Force on treatment guidelines for boys and men. He was also the recipient of the Practitioner of the Year award in 2005 by the APA for his work with the FDNY post-9/11.
He maintains a private practice in Brooklyn Heights, where he works with children, families, and adults. Dr. Spielberg consults on issues relating to boys and men worldwide to such organizations as UNICEF, FDNY, Obama MBK, and the NYC Mayor’s Young Men’s Initiative. He is a senior fellow at Equimundo (formerly Promundo) Center for Masculinity and Social Justice, an NGO that advocates worldwide for boys, men, and gender equity. Warren is available for speaking and workshop hosting opportunities.
Warren is currently working on the following projects:
1) Trauma Training for a European Consortium that is working with boys and men in
Prisons. I am assisting a staff of thousands to work effectively with traumatized boys
and men in European facilities.
2) I recently wrote a report for Equimundo, an NGO that works with boys and men
on the topic of Male Trauma. This is a landmark report that covers the areas of racial,
physical, and sexual abuse and war-related trauma. The report is attached to this
website in the publications section.
3) I am currently assisting Al Quds University on the West Bank with the development of a Ph.D. program in clinical psychology. This will be the first such program in the West
4) Training in Europe on male trauma for the X-men project, which serves boys and young men in 7 different countries.