Balter, Lawrence
Name of Therapist:
Lawrence Balter, Ph.D.
License State and No:
New York 003485
Years in Practice:
Gender Identify of Therapist:
Specialty Areas:
Parenting, Supervision of psychoanalytically-oriented psychotherapists

I hold the rank of Professor Emeritus of Applied Psychology at NYU. I am a developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst and provide parent guidance.

I have worked in all areas of the media: TV, radio, and print. In addition to having hosted eponymous radio programs on ABC Talkradio, I have worked as a feature reporter on WABC TV’s Eyewitness News and WCBS TV’s Channel 2 News as well as held positions as resident psychologist on CBS TV’s Early Show and NBC TV’s Weekend Today show.

I served as an Advisory Board member at The Future of Children (Princeton University and Brookings Institution) and currently serve as a Consulting Editor for the National Association for the Education of Young children among other affiliations.  Formerly, a Contributing Editor and Columnist at Ladies’ Home Journal and Family Circle magazines, I am also the author of books for children, parents, and professionals.

I participate in Webinars on work-life balance, child development, and parenting and disseminate information to the public on psychoanalytic ideas.  I provide clinical consultation to psychoanalytically-oriented psychotherapists.

Additional Services Offered:
Parent Consultation, Supervision
Sessions Conducted:
Virtual consultation on Zoom or cell
Primary Office Location:

7 East 14th Street
New York, NY 10003

Client Focus:
Ages Groups Served:
Issues Treated:
Parenting Issues
Sliding Scale:
Pay By:
Cash, Check
Out Of Network Ins. Accepted:
No, client can submit bill to insurance

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