Master of Arts in Classics, University Nanterre, 1969. Degree in linguistics, University Paris, Sorbonne, 1970. Master of Arts in Psychology, University Paris VII, 1990.
Doctor of Psychopathology, University Paris VII, 1996. Master in Theology, Catholic Institute Paris, 1991.
Classics teacher, Lycee Mourenx, France, 1970-1973; classics teacher, Lycee Drancy, Bobigny, France, 1976-1982; associate professor philosophy, Lycee Aubervilliers, Villemomble, France, 1983-1986; associate professor philosophy, Lycee Drancy, 1986-1988; psychoanalyst, U. Bobigny, since 1991.
Married Jean-Yves Bourdin, October 25, 1969. Children: Serge, Laurent.