Sherman Pheiffer, LCSW, LP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in New York
Sherman Pheiffer is a psychoanalytically trained psychotherapist and couples therapist with over 30 years of experience in private practice in New York City. His very extensive experience and years of psychoanalytic training have served to sharpen his "compassionate objectivity". His style is direct, honest and open. He calls it as he sees it. Sherman has been practicing psychotherapy and psychoanalysis since 1976.
Sherman is the past president of The Training Institute of the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis. He has two master's degrees, in psychology and social work and post-graduate training in psychoanalysis. He holds NY State licenses in Social Work and Psychoanalysis.
He is currently on the faculties of two post-graduate psychoanalytic training institutes where he also serves as supervisor and training analyst. Sherman also has significant training and experience in couples councelling and in substance related issues.
Call or Email Sherman Pheiffer for a free consultation now - (212) 989-1969


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Hunter College
  • Year Graduated: 1983
  • License No. and State: 030469 New York


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $300
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem


  • Anxiety
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Parenting

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Family / Marital
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2014
Sherman Pheiffer, LCSW, LP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in New York

Sherman Pheiffer

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LP