Morris N Eagle

Morris N Eagle, PhD

Previous Distinguished Educator in Residence and Senior Adjunct Professor, PsyD Program in Clinical Psychology
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Morris Eagle is professor emeritus, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Adelphi University. He is a former president of the division of psychoanalysis, American Psychological Association. He is the author of Recent Developments in Psychoanalysis: A Critical Evaluation, coeditor of Interface Between Psychoanalysis and Psychology, and co-author of Psychoanalysis as Health Care.

He is coeditor of a monograph on Attachment: Current Research, Theory, and Clinical Practice, and the author and co-author of about 150 journal articles and about a 100 chapters and edited books. He is in private practice working on two books, one on Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Psychoanalysis and one on Attachment and Psychoanalysis.


* BA, City College of New York, 1949

* MA, City College of New York, 1951

* Ph.D., New York University, 1958


Individual psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, couples therapy, attachment theory and research, attachment theory-based interventions.