Tim Ives is a New York State Licensed Psychoanalyst specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Bedford Hills, New York.
Tim is also a Presbyterian minister serving the Scarborough Presbyterian Church in Briarcliff Manor, New York. Tim has spent most of his life counseling people and has trained with Edwin Friedman who wrote a number of books on family systems and systems therapy.
Tim often speaks on issues of spirtuality and mental health. Recently he gave a talk called "Believing on the Couch the Role of Faith in Mental and Emotional Health"
Tim is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding,he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Westchester Institute for Psychoanalytic Training, Bedford Hills, New York
Drew Divinity School, Madison, New Jersey Doctor of Ministry
Union Theological Seminary New York, New York Master of Divinity
St. Olaf College Northfield, Minnesota BA History
New York State Psychoanalytic
Professional Activities and Memberships:
President of Westchester Institute
Teacher at Westchester Institute
Member of NAAP