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ACP Board Members



President (2018-2020)

Jack Novick, PhD

Jack Novick, M.A., Ph.D., has been on the ACP executive council, the membership committee, the program committee, chair of the future planning committee and chair of the Awards committee. He has given the plenary address on Termination at the ACP and he and Kerry Novick gave the Marianne Kris lecture entitled “Reclaiming The Land.” He and Kerry Novick have published 100 articles and written 4 books.

He trained at the Anna Freud Centre and the British Psychoanalytic Society & Institute where he was on the faculty and a child supervisor. He returned to the U.S. to be appointed Associate Professor of Psychology in the U.of Michigan Department of Psychiatry where he was Chief Psychologist of the Children’s Psychiatric Hospital. Currently he is a training and supervising analyst, a geographical child/adolescent supervisor in a number of institutes. Dr. Novick served as chair of the C/A program of the MI Psa. Institute where he and colleagues pioneered the first Integrated Child/Adult Curriculum.

He and colleagues started Allen Creek Preschool where he served for many years as family consultant, research director and board V.P. He and Don Rosenblitt founded the Alliance for Psychoanalytic Schools. He currently is serving his second term as an elected North American Representative to the IPA Board. 


Secretary (2018-2020)

Justine Kalas Reeves, DPsych

Justine Kalas Reeves trained in child and adolescent psychoanalysis at the Anna Freud Centre in London, qualifying in 2003. In London, she worked in the Toddler Service and Parent Infant Project of the Anna Freud Centre and the Adolescent Unit of the Tavistock Clinic.  In Washington, DC, she worked for the Reginald S. Lourie Center, Infants and Toddlers Program, and later was the Director of the Jenny Waelder Hall Center for Children – a psychoanalytic nursery school.  In 2014, she finished her adult analytic training with the Contemporary Freudian Society.  Dr. Kalas Reeves has also been in private practice in Woodley Park since 2004.  She earned a BA from the University of Chicago; a MSW from the Silberman School of Social Work, and a DPsych from University College London/Anna Freud Centre. Mark Solms and Mary Target supervised her doctoral research on children's dreams.   She has written about toddler development, work with parents of adolescents and young adults, and the updated diagnostic profile.  She was a member of the Alliance of Psychoanalytic Schools, and is now a member of the IPA’s Committee on Women and Psychoanalysis (COWAP).  At CFS, she is on the Integrated Training Committee (which will hopefully help promote child analytic training), is co-chair of the Faculty Committee, and is a member of the Professional Development and the Recruitment Committees.  While a candidate, she chaired the JICC—Joint Institute Candidate’s Committee—a clinical conference put on by candidates of the five psychoanalytic institutes in the DC area.


Treasurer (2018-2020)

Barbara Streeter

Barbara Streeter is the Education and Therapy Director of the Hanna Perkins School and Chair of the Cleveland Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Training Program, the result of a collaboration between the Hanna Perkins Center [HPC] and the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center [CPC].  Ms. Streeter received her certification as a Child and Adolescent Psychoanalyst through the Cleveland Center for Research in Child Development [now HPC] in 1981 and is currently a Supervising Child and Adolescent Analyst, serving on the Education Committee of the CPC.  Ms. Streeter was Treasurer of the ACP from 2012-2014 and was a co-editor of the ACP Newsletter from 1998 to 2003.  She also served as Treasurer and President of the Cleveland Psychoanalytic Society.   Having trained at the Bank Street College of Education and worked as an early childhood educator, Ms. Streeter has been actively involved in initiatives focused on bringing psychoanalytic understandings to educators in preschools and child care centers.  She directed the Hanna Perkins Center Extension Programs which provided courses and consultations in the community, helped develop and implement the HPC National Day Care Consultation Alliance, and currently is President of the Alliance for Psychoanalytic Schools.



Thomas Barrett, PhD

Thomas Barrett, Ph.D. is a psychologist and psychoanalyst in private practice in Chicago. Dr. Barrett is an adjunct Professor and past Department Chair of the PsyD Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and is an adjunct Professor at Chicago’s Erikson Institute.  Dr. Barrett undertook post-graduate training in Infant Mental Health with Prof. Selma Fraiberg and completed child analytic training through the Hanna Perkins Center in Cleveland in 1987. From 1990 until July of 2010, Dr. Barrett served as Hanna Perkins Executive and Clinical Director and was a member of the Center’s child psychoanalytic training Faculty.

A member of the Association for Child Psychoanalysis since 1980, Dr. Barrett has served the organization as Counselor, Secretary and Treasurer; presented the Marianne Kris in 2007; and has presented at workshops, to candidates, and at the plenary session at annual meetings.

Dr. Barrett is a member of the American Psychoanalytic Association (certified in Child/Adolescent Psychoanalysis); the International Psychoanalytic Association; the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis (faculty and child/adolescent supervisor); and the Institute of the Carolinas (geographic rule child/adolescent supervisor); the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute (adjunct faculty and geographic rule supervisor). He is a founding member and past Vice President of the Alliance for Psychoanalytic Schools and is a board member and past Treasurer of the Margaret S. Mahler Child Development Foundation. He is a member of the American Psychological Association, (including Division 39 – Psychoanalysis, and is Treasurer and Past President of its Section II – Childhood and Adolescence).


Daniel Prezant, PhD

Daniel W. Prezant, Ph.D. is a Training and Supervising Analyst at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute (NYPSI).  He is also an Associate Supervising Analyst in Child and Adolescent Analysis at NYPSI.  Dan is a certified child, adolescent, and adult psychoanalyst and psychologist in private practice in New York City.  He has presented at the ACP plenary and is chair of the ACP communications committee where he created the ACP listserv, chaired the newsletter, and is helping redesign the website.  Dan is on the faculty at NYPSI where he teaches Introduction to Child Psychoanalysis.  He has been NYPSI Advertising Director, Treasurer, on the Board, and taught adult and child classes.  Dan is also on the faculty at Metropolitan Institute for Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Pace University Counseling Center, and the Psychological Center at the City College of New York where he teaches and supervises child fellows, externs, interns, residents, and social workers.  At the American Psychoanalytic Association, he has presented child cases, was a member of the Committee on Child and Adolescent Psychoanalysis (COCAA), and is Chair of the Psychoanalytic & Psychodynamic Teachers’ Academy, which builds connections between analysis and the future lead educators in psychiatry, psychology, and social work


Mali Mann, MD

Mali Mann, MD is an adult and Child psychoanalyst and psychiatrist in private practice in Palo Alto and San Francisco. She is a training and supervising Analyst & faculty member of San Francisco Center for psychoanalysis. She is clinical professor at Stanford University, where she is the former chair of the Adjunct Clinical Faculty Council. She teaches Child Medical Ethics in parents work and children. She is the consultant to COCAP/IPA. She is the Chair of Inter-Committee on Child Abuse Project /IPA.

Her writing credits include her recently published book “Psychoanalytic    Aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technology”, which received Pinnacle Book achievement Award on category of parenting and family Pinnacle Book Award, International Book Award and finalist for Bookvana award. She had published many Psychoanalytic and scientific papers about Immigrant Mothers, Modern Motherhood, Shame veiled and unveiled and Immigrant Adolescents. She had several published poems and her recent book of poetry and painting “A Path with No Name” is published by



Denise Fort, PhD

Catherine Henderson, PhD

Robin Turner, MSW, PsyD


Eileen Becker-Dunn, LCSW

Roderick Hall, PhD

Christine Huddleston, MD


Joan Poll, MD

Anita Saunders, PhD, LCSW

John Tisdale, DMin

Candidate Councilors


Mary FitzGerald, MSW

Tim Rice, MD




Darcy Schatz, JD

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