Nancy Cromer-Grayson, LCSW, FIPA, is Vice President of the New York School for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis’ Board of Trustees as well as a supervisor and faculty member. She is a training and supervision analyst at the Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society, where she is also on the faculty. She is a supervisor and faculty member at the Metropolitan Institute for Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. She has been in long-term Kleinian study groups with Susan Finkelstein (Understanding Primitive Mental States) and Rogelio Sosnik. She is studying couple’s psychotherapy from a British Object Relations Perspective with Vivian Eskin in continuing education groups. Based on her study of primitive mental states, Ms. Cromer-Grayson is committed to long term analytic treatment that strengthens the patient’s capacity to represent mental life and live authentically.