Rossanna Echegoyén, LCSW, is Founder and Co-Chair of the Committee for Race and Ethnicity at the Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis. She is co-chair of the Inter-Institute Task Force for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in psychoanalytic training. She has led reading groups and is on faculty at two institutes in New York.
Milena Edwards, Psy.D., has spent her career focusing on issues of female identity from early adulthood to navigating choices around work, family, and partnerships. Dr. Edwards is the Director of Training at Access Institute and has a private practicein Oakland.
Diane Ehrensaft, Ph.D., is a developmental and clinical psychologist, associate professor of Pediatrics at UCSF, and Director of Mental Health of the Child and Adolescent Gender Center, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. She specializes in research, clinical work, training, and consultation related to gender expansive children, and publishes and lectures both nationally and internationally on this topic.
Esther Ehrensaft, Ph.D., is in private practice in San Francisco and has particular expertise in the area of adoption and interfaith and transracial couples therapy. She has taught and presented on the psychology of adoption locally and abroad and created the mandatory adoption preparation workshops for local and international organizations.
Dianne Elise, Ph.D., personal and supervising analyst and faculty at PINC, has served on the editorial boards of Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association and Studies in Gender & Sexuality. She has elaborated her 2018 fort da essay on a Winnicottian field theory into a book of her papers, Creativity and the Erotic dimensions of the Analytic Field (Routledge, 2019).
David L Eng
David L. Eng, Ph.D., is a Richard L. Fisher Professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania. He is an author of three books, most recently Racial Melancholia, Racial Dissociation: On the Social and Psychic Lives of Asian Americans (co-authored with Shinhee Han, LCSW, Ph.D.), as well as co-editor of numerous collections. Dr. Eng is an honorary member of the Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research (IPTAR).
Eric P. Essman
Eric Essman, MA, is Co-Chair of the NCSPP Intensive Study Group Committee, a board member of PINC, and has frequently contributed film and book reviews to fort da.
Mary J. Ewert, DMH, is a member and faculty at SFCP and on the clinical faculty at UCSF. She practices psychoanalysis and psychotherapy with adults in San Francisco and Walnut Creek.