Jesse Viner MD received his education at Yale, The Chicago Medical School, Northwestern University Medical School Department of Psychiatry and The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis, He has served on the faculties of the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis and as an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. He is currently on the Board of Trustees for the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. Dr. Viner is Board Certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry and a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He is the recipient of the Illinois Psychiatric Society 2016 Award for Excellence & Innovation in Clinical Services.
Dr. Viner has four decades of experience applying the knowledge of psychiatry and psychoanalysis to the challenge of creating meaningful and pragmatically effective treatment programs. His approach integrates developmental neurobiology, the full spectrum of skills-based and in-depth psychotherapies, and support for executive function and role performance.
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Medication Management, Consultation, Other
Board certified in child, adolescent and adult psychiatry, trained in adult and child psychoanalysis, I strive to maintain a dynamic approach regardless of whether or not medication is an adjunct to the treatment.
Psychoanalytic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis are my interests and inform my treatment regardless of the degree of intensity of therapy.