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Psychiatrist , psychoanalyst

Alain Vanier, French psychiatrist, psychoanalyst. Member of Center for Training and Research in Psychoanalysts (vice president 1982-1995), Association de Formation Psychanalytique et de Recherches Freudiennes Espace Analytique (president 1998—2001).

Background

Vanier, Alain was born on June 20, 1948 in Boulogne, France. Son of André Vanier and Nadia Grynszpan.

Education

Licence ès Lettres, University Paris 7, 1972. Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, University Paris 7, 1978. Doctor of Medicine, University Paris 7, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology, University Paris 7, 1995. Habilitation a diriger les recherches, University Paris 7, 2000.

Career

Psychoanalyst Bonneuil Experimental Psychiatric Home for Disturbed Children, France, 1975—1999. Private practice psychoanalysis Paris, since 1977. Private practice in psychiatry, since 1987.

Psychiatric resident in psychiatry and child psychiatry University Paris 6, 1981—1986. Psychiatre des hôpitaux, Paris, 1986—1997. Associate professor University Paris 7, 1996—2001, professor, since 2001, director graduate studies, since 2001, chairman science research department clinical science, since 2001.

Editorial director Espace Analytique Collection edition Denoel, Paris, since 1998.

Membership

Member of Center for Training and Research in Psychoanalysts (vice president 1982-1995), Association de Formation Psychanalytique et de Recherches Freudiennes Espace Analytique (president 1998—2001).

Connections

Married Catherine Mathelin. Married Nadia El Hefnaoui, December 19, 1977 (divorced September 2001). Children: David, Judith, Noémie.

father:
André Vanier

mother:
Nadia Grynszpan

spouses:
Nadia El Hefnaoui

Catherine Mathelin

children:
Noémie Vanier

David Vanier

Judith Vanier