dana amir

Dana Amir

Dr. Dana Amir is a clinical psychologist, supervising and training analyst at the Israel psychoanalytic society, a faculty member at Haifa University (head of the interdisciplinary doctoral program in psychoanalysis), poetess and literature researcher. She is the author of six poetry books and two psychoanalytic non-fiction books: Cleft Tongue (Karnac, 2014) and On the Lyricism of the Mind (Routledge, 2016).

Her papers were published in psychoanalytic journals and presented at national and international conferences. She is the winner of many national and international prizes, including The Frances Tustin International Memorial Prize (2011), the IPA (International Psychoanalytic Association) Sacerdoti Prize (2013) IPA (International Psychoanalytic Association) Hayman Prize (2017) and the IFPE Distinguished Psychoanalytic Educators Award (2017)