K. Mark Sossin
Dyson College of Arts & Sciences
Psychology - NYC
- @New York City
41 Park Row Rm 1309
Dr. Sossin is a clinical psychologist, researcher, and psychoanalyst with particular interests in infancy, psychotherapeutic methods, psychopathology, autism, family-systems, trauma-and-its-transmission, and movement/nonverbal behavior.
Adult Psychoanalysis , New York Freudian Society , NYC, NY , 1995
Child & Adolescent Psychoanalysis , New York Freudian Society , 1991
PhD , Yeshiva University , New York , 1983
MA , Yeshiva University , New York , 1981
BA , Emory Univeristy , 1974
LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES
- International Psychoanalytical Association,
- New York State,
- Licensed Psychologist (NYS)
Sossin, K. M. (2014, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Early childhood risk factors for autism and psychosis.. J. McCarthy (Eds.), Psychosis in Childhood and Adolescence. New York NY, United States: Routledge. , pages 60-90. http://www.tandf.net/books/details/9780415821056/
Sossin, K. (2014, August). Parent-infant/toddler/child consultations in the wake of sudden parent-loss: Psychoanalytically informed close observation and video-feedback.. Sphinx: A Site for Inquiry and Innovation in Psychoanalysis.
Sossin, K., Cohen, P. & Beebe, B. (2014, February). Death of a father on September 11, 2001: Video-informed consultations with widowed mothers.. P. Cohen, K. M. Sossin, & R. Ruth (Eds.) (Eds.), Healing after loss of a parent in childhood and adolescence Therapeutic interventions and theoretical considerations. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. , pages pp. 301-322.
Cohen, P. P., Sossin, K. & Ruth, R. (2014, February). Healing after loss of a parent in childhood and adolescence Therapeutic interventions and theoretical considerations.. Lanham, MD, USA: Rowman & Littlefield. , pages pp. 341.
Sossin, K., Bromberg, Y. & Haddad, D. (2014, February). Parent loss during childhood and adolescence: A prismatic look at the literature. P. Cohen, K. M. Sossin, & R. Ruth (Eds.) (Eds.), in Healing after loss of a parent in childhood and adolescence Therapeutic interventions and theoretical considerations. Lanham, MD, USA: Rowman & Littlefield. , pages pp. 1-28.
Koch, S. & Sossin, K. (2013, August). Kestenberg Movement Analysis. Body-Language-Communication: An international handbook on multimodality in human interaction. Berlin & Boston, Germany & U.S.: De Gruyter Mouton. http:// Book URL: www.degruyter.com/view/product/186076?format=G
Sossin, K. & Cohen, P. (2012, February). Children's Play in the Wake of Loss and Trauma. Beebe, B., Cohen, P., Sossin, K. M., & Markese, S. (Eds.), Mothers, infants, and young children of September 11th, 2001. .
Beebe, B., Cohen, P., Sossin, K. M. & Markese, S. M. (2012, February). Mothers, infants and young children of September 11, 2001.. Beebe, B., Cohen, P., Sossin, K. M., & Markese, S. (Eds.), corresponds issue of Journal of Infant, Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy, 10 (2-3), 2011.. New York, NY, United States: Routlede. , pages pp. 264. http://www.psypress.com/mothers-infants-and-young-children-of-september-11-2001-9780415507790
Sossin, K. (2012, February). Support Group II: An Evolving Approach: Reflections on Group Process in the Early Years. .
Sharkey, S. M. (2014, June 17). 14th WAIMH World Congress. Emotional availability, parenting behavior perceptions, child temperament and parent personality characteristics in mothers and their 8 to 16 month olds. World Association for Infant Mental Heatlh, Edinburgh, Scotland
Sossin, K., Bryl, K., Jessica, S. & Stephen, S. (2014, June 16). 14th WAIMH World Congress. Movement analysis of parent-infant interaction: Windows into meaning-making. World Association for Infant Mental Heatlh, Edinburgh, Scotland
Sossin, K. (2014, May 4). “Conversations Pertaining to Therapeutic Implications of Parent Loss in Childhood and Adolescence: Marking the Publication of Healing after Parent Loss in Childhood and Adolescence” . Psychoanalytic theory and empirical findings regarding child bereavement. Pace University Department of Psychology, NYC, NY
Sossin, K. (2014, April 26). Annual Meeting of Div 39 (APA). Parent-Infant/Toddler Consultations in the Wake of Sudden Parent-Loss Psychoanalytically Informed Close Observation and Video-Feedback.. Parent-Infant/Toddler Consultations in the Wake of Sudden Parent-Loss Psychoanalytically Informed Close Observation and Video-Feedback., New York, NY
Sossin, K. & Charone-Sossin, J. (2013, August 3). APA 2013. Enhancing Work With Parents of Children in Therapy. American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI
Sossin, K., Loman, S. & , . (2012, November 10). Expressive Therapies Summit. Primary Prevention in Groups Utilizing the KMP. NYC
Sossin, K. (2012, September). Association for Early Childhood and Infant Psychology. Parent-Infant Interaction: Affect Sharing, Affect Transmission, Nonverbal Behavior and the Incorporation of Video-Feedback into Parent-Infant Psychotherapy.. NYC
Reale, A., Sossin, K., Beebe, B., Ward, A. & Endres, L. (2012, April). World Association of Infant Mental Health Congress. Maternal facial growing and shrinking patterns relate to maternal self criticism and dependency in a mother-infant microanalysis. Capetown, South Africa
Sossin, K. (2011, November). LIBERATING CREATIVITY THROUGH ANALYSIS & THE ARTS THE NEW SCHOOL. Discussant of “Looking for Me” and “To Move is to Be Alive”:. New York
Sossin, K. (2011, September). Exploratory Workshop: Embodied Mentalizing: The Emergence of The Emotional Embodied Mind. 11 Co-regulated sequential patterns of shape-flow in mother infant interaction: Affect sharing and affect transmission.. European Science Foundation, London, Anna Freud Centre
Sossin, K. (2011, September 11). Symposium: “Managing Collapse: Facilitating the Emergence of Meanings After 9/11". Representing Loss of Fathers: The Project for Mothers, Infants, and Young Children of September 11, 2001. Manhattan Psychological Association, John Jay College, NY
RESEARCH INTEREST ---
Ongoing research on infant-parent interaction, transmission of stress, autism, nonverbal/movement behavior, early childhood affective development
December 12 2011
My Little Haggler Episode 9 of Slate's Negotiation Academy on negotiating with children. By Jill Barshay and Seth Stevenson http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/negotiation/2011/12/slate_s_negotiation_academy_episode_9_negotiating_with_kids.html
USA Today [Newspaper],
August 7 2011
• After 9/11, USA was more resilient than experts expected. By Sharon Jayson
Parents Magazine [Magazine],
“How to Decode Your Kid's Body Language.” By Robin Westen. Also reprinted in Parents.com
American Dance/Movement Therapy Association (Associate)
American Psychological Association
Association of Early Childhood & Infant Psychologists
Child Development Research
[Board of Directors]
International Psychoanalytical Association
World Association for Infant Mental Health