Lewis Wolberg

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Lewis Wolberg
Born (1905-07-04)July 4, 1905
Odessa, Ukraine
Died February 3, 1988(1988-02-03) (aged 82)
La Peñita de Jaltemba, Mexico
Cause of death Heart attack
Residence United States
Citizenship United States
Education MD
Alma mater University of Rochester
Tufts University Medical School
Spouse(s) Arlene Robbins
Children Barbara Jane Hamburger
Ellen May Baumwoll
Scientific career
Fields Psychoanalysis, Psychiatry, Hypnoanalysis
Institutions Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, New York City
New York University School of Medicine
Bellevue Hospitals

Lewis Wolberg (July 4, 1905 - February 3, 1988) was an American psychoanalyst. He advocated the use of hypnoanalysis in psychiatric treatment. He wrote or edited 20 books, and founded the Postgraduate Center for Mental Health in New York City.