CURRICULUM VITAE

Richard C. Friedman, M.D.
225 Central Park West, Apt. 103
New York, New York 10024
Telephone: (212) 595-0376
   
EDUCATION
1967-1970
Resident in Psychiatry, The Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY;
Chief Resident, New York State Psychiatric Institute
1966
M.D., University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
1961
B.A., Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
 
LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION
  New York
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1973
Certified in Psychoanalysis - Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, 1978
   
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
1996-present
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1994-present
Lecturer in Psychiatry
College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
1989-present
Research Professor of Psychology
Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Adelphi University, NY
1978-present

Faculty Member
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, Columbia University, New York, NY

1986-1994
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
1983-1986
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1981-1983
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1977-1981
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
1977
Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
1977-1979
Adjunct Assistant Professor
School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY
1973-1976
Instructor in Clinical Psychiatry
College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
   
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
1996-present
Attending Psychiatrist
New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
1986-1994
Associate Attending Psychiatrist
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY
1981-1986
Associate Attending Psychiatrist
New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, Westchester Division, White Plains, NY
1976-1981
Associate Psychiatrist
Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
1972-1976
Assistant Attending Psychiatrist
Vanderbilt Clinic, Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
1969-1970
Chief Resident, Department of Psychiatry
The Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and
New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY
1967-1969
Resident in Psychiatry
The Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and
New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY
1966-1967
Medical Intern
The Genessee Hospital, Rochester, NY
1963-1964
Research Fellow in Neuroendocrinology
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
   
OTHER
1970-1972
Consultant in Psychiatry
El Paso Center for Mental Health and Mental Retardation, El Paso, Texas
1970-1972
Major - United States Army Medical Corps
Department of Psychiatry, William Beaumont General Hospital, El Paso, Texas
   

HONORS

2009 Mary S. Sigourney Award for 2009, from The International Psychoanalytic Association and The Sigourney Trust in recognition of distinguished contributions to the field of psychoanalysis.
2009

Presidential Award (for contributions in education, scholarship and clinical practice) from American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry

2006-Present Best Doctors in America
2002
American College of Psychoanalysts (for Achievement, Contributions and International Leadership in the Field of Psychoanalysis)
2002
The Henry P. and M. Page Laughlin Distinguished Teaching Award, May 18, 2002
1998
Teacher of The Year Award (For Voluntary Faculty), Department of Psychiatry, Cornell University Medical College, Payne Whitney Clinic, New York, NY
1998
Award For Best Article of The Year, published in The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association: Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C.: Female homosexuality: Classical psychoanalytic theory reconsidered. JAPA 46(2):471-506, 1998.
1970
Laughlin Award for Merit from the National Psychiatric Endowment Fund for Professional Achievement, Dedication and Scholarship in the Graduate Education Program in Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY
1957-1961
National Merit Scholar

 

EDITORIAL BOARD
2010- Incoming Editor, The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry
1998-present
Archives of Sexual Behavior
1989-2002
Journal American Academy of Psychoanalysis: Assistant Editor
 
DSM-RELATED ACTIVITIES
  Advisory Committee to DSM-III: Psychosexual Disorders
  Consultant, Advisory Committee to DSM-IV: Gender Identity Disorders
  Member, Joint Committee of American Psychoanalytic Association and American Academy of Psychoanalysis -- Consulting to DSM-IV Committee
 
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
  American College of Psychoanalysts, President 1997–1998; Vice President 1995 –1996; Fellow-Member of Board of Regents, 1990–1992
  American Academy of Psychoanalysis, Fellow, Chairman Research Committee, Chairman Program Committee 1993–1996; Consultant to Program Committee 1997–present
  American Psychiatric Association, Distinguished Life Fellow
  American Psychoanalytic Association, Member
  American College of Psychiatrists, Fellow
  Association of Psychoanalytic Medicine, Member
  International Academy of Sex Research, Full Member
  Group for Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP): Co-Leader of Human Sexuality Committee, November, 2004 – present
 
GRANTS
 
1975-1977
Principal Investigator, Comprehensive Program in Human Sexuality for Medical Students, Commonwealth Fund.
1974
Principal Investigator, Psychoendocrine Correlational Study of Male Homosexuality, New York Foundation.
1995-1996
One year grant of $12,700 from the Fund for Psychoanalytic Research of The American Psychoanalytic Association, entitled “An Empirical Study of Maternalism in the Free Associations of a Patient in Psychoanalysis.”
1998
Principal Investigator, A Naturalistic Longitudinal Investigation of Depressed Outpatients Treated with Psychotherapy and Pharmacotherapy, Pfizer Pharmaceutical Grant, $25,000.
 
PUBLICATIONS
Books
1.
Friedman, R.C. Male Homosexuality: A Contemporary Psychoanalytic Perspective. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1988. Translated into German.
2.

Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Sexual Orientation and Psychoanalysis: Sexual Science and Clinical Practice. New York: Columbia University Press, 2002. Paperback Edition under title: Sexual Orientation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Sexual Science and Clinical Practice. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008.

   
Books Edited
1.
Friedman, R.C., Richard, R.M., and Vande Wiele, R.L. (eds.) Sex Differences in Behavior. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1974.
2.
Friedman, R.C. (ed.) Behavior and the Menstrual Cycle. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 1982.
3.
DeFries, Z., Friedman, R.C., and Corn, R. (eds.) Sexuality: New Perspectives. Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1985.
4.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. (Eds.) Masculinity and Sexuality: Selected Topics in the Psychology of Men, Annual Review Series (J. Oldham, M. Riba, and A. Tasman, eds.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, Inc., 1999.
 
Original Articles
A. Peer Reviewed
1.
Friedman, R.C. and Reichlin, S. Growth hormone content of the pituitary gland of starved rats. Endocrinology, 76:787-788, 1965.
2.
Friedman, R.C., Bigger, T., and Kornfeld, D.S. The intern and sleep loss. New England Journal of Medicine, 285:201-203, 1971.
3.
Friedman, R.C., Friedman, J.G., and Ramirez, T. The heroin overdose as a method of attempted suicide. British Journal of Addiction, 68:137-143, 1973.
4.
Friedman, R.C., Kornfeld, D.S., and Bigger, J.T. Psychological problems associated with sleep deprivation of interns. Journal of Medical Education, 48:436-441, 1973.
5.
Friedman, R.C. Critique of hypothesis of dominance and behavior. American Journal of Psychiatry, 132:967-969, 1975.
6.
Friedman, R.C., Dyrenfurth, I., Linkie, D., Tendler, R., and Fleiss, J.L. Hormones and sexual orientation in males. American Journal of Psychiatry, 134:571-572, 1976.
7.
Friedman, R.C., Wollesen, F., and Tendler, R. Psychological development and blood levels of sex steroid in male identical twins of divergent sexual orientation. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 163:282-288, 1976.
8.
Friedman, R.C. Psychodynamics and sexual object choice. III: A reply to Drs. I. Bieber and C.W. Socarides. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 12:379-385, 1976.
9.

Friedman, R.C. Psychodynamics and sexual object choice. Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 12:94-108, 1976.

10.
Friedman, R.C. and Frantz, AZ.G. Plasma prolactin levels in male homosexuals. Hormones and Behavior, 9:19-22, 1977.
11.
Friedman, R.C., Vosburgh, G.J., and Stern, L.O. Observed responses of medical students in a sex education seminar on obstetrics and gynecology. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 9:761-70,. 1978-79.
12.
Friedman, R.C., Hurt, S.W., Aronoff, M.S., and Clarkin, J.F. Behavior and the Menstrual Cycle: Signs. Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 5:719-738, 1980. Reprinted in: Women, Sex & Sexuality, C. R. Stimpson and E. Spector Person (eds.), University of Chicago, Press, pp. 192-212, 1980.
13.
Friedman, R.C. and Stern, L.O. Fathers, sons and sexual orientation: Replication of a Bieber hypothesis. Psychiatric Quarterly, 52:175-189, 1980.
14.
Friedman, R.C. and Stern, L.O. Juvenile aggressivity and sissiness in homosexual and heterosexual males. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 8:427-440, 1980.
15.
Friedman, R.C., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., Aronoff, M.S., Hurt, S.W., and Murphy, M.C. DSM-III and affective pathology in hospitalized adolescents. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 170:511-551, 1982.
16.
Hurt, S.W., Friedman, R.C., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., and Aronoff, M.S. Rating the severity of depressive symptoms in adolescents and young adults. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 23:2673-270, 1982.
17.
Friedman, R.C., Hurt, S.W., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., and Aronoff, M.S. Sexual histories and premenstrual affective syndrome in psychiatric inpatients. American Journal of Psychiatry, 139:1484-1486, 1982.
18.
Friedman, R.C., Hurt, S.W., Clarkin, J.F., and Corn, R. Primary and secondary affective disorders in adolescents and young adults. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 67:226-235, 1983.
19.
Friedman, R.C., Hurt, S.W., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., and Aronoff, M.S. Symptoms of depression among adolescents and young adults. Journal of Affective Disorders, 5(1):37-43, 1983.
20.
Friedman, R.C., Aronoff, M.S., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., and Hurt, S.W. History of suicidal behavior in depressed borderline patients. American Journal of Psychiatry, 149(8):1023-1026, 1983.
21.
Friedman, R.C., Corn, R., Hurt, S.W., Fibel, B., Schulick, J., Swirsky, S., and Clarkin, J.F. Family history of illness in the seriously suicidal adolescent: A life cycle approach. The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 54(3):390-397, 1984.
22.
Clarkin, J.F., Friedman, R.C., Hurt, S.W., Corn, R., and Arnoff, M.S. Affective and character pathology of suicidal adolescents and young adult inpatients. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 45(1):19-22, 1984.
23.
Friedman. R.C. and Corn, R. Follow up five years after attempted suicide at age seven. The American Journal of Psychotherapy, XXXIX:108-113, January 1985.
24.
Friedman, R.C. On the need for a multiaxial developmental model of homosexuality. Presented at the fall meeting of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 1983. Summary in Toward a further understanding of homosexual men. Friedman, R.C. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 34(1): 1985. Full article: Israel Journal of Psychiatry, 23(1), 1986.
25.

Friedman, R.C. and Corn, R. Suicide and the borderline depressed adolescent. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 15(4):429-448, 1987.

26.
Friedman, R.C. Letter to the Editor. American Journal of Psychiatry, 1471:1582-1583, Nov., 1990. (Letter to the Editor)
27.
Friedman, R.C. Couple therapy with gay couples. Psychiatric Annals, 21:8, August 1-6, 1991.
28.
Friedman, R.C. The depressed masochistic patient: Diagnostic and management considerations - a contemporary psychoanalytic perspective. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 19(1):9-31, 1991.
29.
Coates, S., Friedman, R.C., and Wolfe, S. The etiology of boyhood gender identity disorder: A model for integrating temperament. Development and Psychodynamics. Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 1(4):481-523, 1991.
30.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J. Psychoanalysis, psychobiology and homosexuality. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 41(5):1159-1198, 1993.
31.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J. Neurobiology and sexual orientation: Current relationships. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 5:131-153, 1993.
32.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J. I. Homosexuality. New England Journal of Medicine, 331(14):923-930, 1994.
33.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J. Biology and the Oedipus Complex. Psychoanalytic Quarterly, LXIV, (2): 234-265, 1995.
34.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. MacIntosh Study Faulted. Letter to Editor. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 43(1):304-305, 1995.
35.
Lilling, A. and Friedman, R.C. Bias towards gay patients by psychoanalytic clinicians: An empirical investigation. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 24(5):563-570, 1995.
36.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Internalized homophobia and the negative therapeutic reaction. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 23(1):99-113, 1995.
37.
Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Internalized homophobia in lesbian relationships. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 23(3):435-447, 1995.
38.
Friedman, R.C. and Lilling, A.A. An empirical study of the beliefs of psychoanalysts about scientific and clinical dimensions of homosexuality. Journal of Homosexuality, 32(2):79-89, 1996.
39.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychiatry and homosexuality. Journal of the Irish Colleges of Physicians and Surgeons, 26(4), October 1997.
40.
Friedman, R. C. Response to Ken Corbett’s “Homosexual Boyhood Notes on Girlyboys.” Gender and Psychoanalysis, 2(4):487-495, 1997.
41.
Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Female homosexuality: Classical psychoanalytic theory reconsidered. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 46(2):471-506, 1998.
42.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychoanalysis and the model of homosexuality as psychopathology: An historical overview. American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 58(3):249-270, 1998.
43.
Friedman, R.C., Bucci, W., Christian, C., Drucker, P., and Garrison, W.B. III. Private psychotherapy patients of psychiatrist psychoanalysts. American Journal of Psychiatry, 155(12):1772-1774, 1998.
44.
Friedman, R.C. Internalized homophobia, pathological grief, and high-risk sexual behavior in a gay man with multiple psychiatric disorders. Journal of Sex Education and Therapy, 23(2):115-120, 1998.
45.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Internalized homophobia and gender-valued self-esteem in the psychoanalysis of gay patients. The Psychoanalytic Review, 86:325-347, 1999.
46.
Friedman, R.C. Homosexuality, psychopathology and suicidality. Invited commentary. Archives of General Psychiatry, 56:887-888, 1999.
47.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. The psychobiology of late childhood: Significance for psychoanalytic developmental theory and clinical practice. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 28(3):431-448, 2000.
48.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychoanalysis and sexual fantasies. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 29(6):567-586, 2000.
49.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Discussing sex in the psychotherapeutic relationship. Special Report: Psychotherapy. Psychiatric Times, XVII (7):57-60, July, 2000.
50.
Friedman, R.C. Psychoanalysis and human sexuality. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 49(4):1115-1132, 2001.
51.
Friedman, R.C. Pedophilia: Morality and psychopathology. Archives of Sexual Behavior 31(6):484-485, 2002.
52.
Friedman, R.C. Sexual orientation change: A study of atypical cases. Archives of Sexual Behavior 32(5):432-434, 2003.
53.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Letter to Editor: Homosexuality: Coming Out of the Confusion. International Journal of Psychoanalysis 85(Part 2):521-523, April 2004.
54.
Friedman, R.C., Garrison, W.B. III., and Bucci, W. Factors affecting change in private psychotherapy patients of senior psychoanalysts: An effectiveness study. Journal of The American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 33(4):583-610, 2005.
55.
Friedman, R.C. Psychodynamic psychiatry--past, present, and future. The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry 34(3):471-487, 2006.
56.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Sexual psychodynamics I: The origins of male aggression. The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry 35(1):97-115, 2007.
57.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Sexual differentiation of behavior: The foundation of a developmental model of psychosexuality. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association 56(1):147-175, 2008.
58.

Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Homosexuality: Psychotherapeutic issues. British Journal of Psychotherapy, 24(4):429-468, 2008.

59. Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychotherapy of bisexual men. The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, Special Issue entitled “Sex and Psychodynamic Psychiatry:  Selected Topics,” pp. 181-197, 2010.
60. Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. (eds.)  Sex and Psychodynamic Psychiatry: Selected Topics.  The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, 38(1):Spring, 2010.
   

 

 

 

B.

 

Additional Original Articles and Chapters

1.
Friedman, R.C. The doctor who doesn’t sleep. Medical Insight, pp. 55-57, 1972.
2.
Friedman, R.C. Male homosexuality. Chapter in: The Electronic Textbook of Psychiatry and Neurology. New York: New York State Psychiatric Institute, Educational Research, Laboratory, 1974.
3.
Friedman, R.C. Sexual disorders in males and their treatment. In B. B. Wolman (ed.): International Encyclopedia of Neurology, Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis and Psychology. Van Nostrand Reinhold, May, 1976.
4.
Friedman, R.C., Green, R., and Spitzer, R. Reassessment of homosexuality and transsexualism. Annual Review of Medicine, 27:57-62, 1976.
5.
Friedman, R.C. and Spitzer, R.L. Paraphilias - DSM-III. 1) Fetishism; 2) Zoophilia; 3) Pedophilia; 4) Sexual Sadism; 5) Sexual Masochism; 6) Exhibitionism; 7) Voyeurism. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 1980, pp. 266-268.
6.
Friedman, R.C. Exhibitionism (pp. 12-14), Fetishism (pp. 94-95), Pedophilia (pp. 212-214), Sexual Masochism (pp. 29-30), Sexual Sadism (pp. 68-70), and Voyeurism (pp. 44-46). In Spitzer, R.L., Skodol, A.E., Gibbon, M., and Williams, J.B.W. (eds): DSM-III Case Book. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 1981.
7.
Hurt, S.W., Friedman, R.C., Clarkin, J.F., Corn, R., and Aronoff, M.S. Psychopathology and the menstrual cycle. In Friedman, R.C. (ed.): Behavior and the Menstrual Cycle. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 1982, pp. 299-316.
8.
Friedman, R.C., Clarkin, J.F., Hurt, S.W., Corn, R., and Aronoff, M.S. Premenstrual affective syndrome in adolescent and adult psychiatric patients. In Golub, S. (ed.): Menarche. Toronto, Canada: D.C. Heath & Co., 1983, pp. 297-306.
9.
Friedman, R.C. Psychoanalysis and psychiatry. Bulletin Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine, 23(2):49-54, 1984.
10.
Friedman, R.C. Case 15 (Narcissism). In Spitzer, R.L., Skodol, A.E., Gibbon, M., and Williams, J.B.W. (eds.): Psychopathology: A Case Book. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1983, pp. 71-77.
11.
Friedman, R.C. and Corn, R. Psychopathology and the menstrual cycle. Academy Forum, 27(1):6-8, Spring 1983.
12.
Friedman, R.C. Normal sexuality and introduction to sexual disorders. In Michels, R. and Cavenar, J.O. (eds.): Psychiatry, Vol. 1, Chapter 45, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1985.
13.
Friedman, R.C., Severino, S.K., Magrath, K., Swirsky, S., Georgi-Cipriano, J., and Winther, L.C. A depressed adolescent: Systems issues. Archives Foundation Thanatology, 12(3):1-11, 1986.
14.
Friedman, R.C. Neuropsychoanalysis. Academy Forum, Spring, 1988.
15.
Friedman, R.C. Note on the Kirsling et al. paper. Psychological Reports, p. 1266, 1989.
16.
Friedman, R.C., Corn, R., Aronoff, M.S., Hurt, S.W., and Clarkin, J.F. The seriously suicidal adolescent: Affective and character pathology. In H.S. Sudak, A.B. Ford, and N. B Rushforth (eds.): Suicide in the Young. Littleton, Mass.: John Wright PSG, Inc., 1984, pp. 209-227.
17.
Friedman, R.C. Denial in the development of homosexual men. In E.L. Edelstein, D.L. Nathanson, D.L., and A.M. Stone (eds.): Denial: A Clarification of Concepts and Research. New York and London: Plenum Press, 1989, pp. 219-231.
18.
Friedman, R.C. Psychotherapy without fee. In Lowenkopf, E. and Klebenow, S. (eds.): Money and Mind. New York, London: Plenum Press, 1991, pp. 207-223.
19.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Constitutional bisexuality reconsidered. In: Academy Forum. 37(4):9-13, 1992.
20.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychodynamically oriented psychotherapy of gay and lesbian patients. The Harvard Mental Health Letter. Insights, November 1995, 4-6.
21.
Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. The negative therapeutic reaction and self-hatred in gay and lesbian patients. In R.P. Cabaj and T.S. Stein (eds): Homosexuality and Mental Health: A Comprehensive Textbook. Washington, D.C.: APA Press, 1996, pp. 471-484.
22.
Friedman, R. C. Clinical aspects of bisexuality among men. In Haeberle, E.J. and Gindorf (eds.): Bisexualities; The Ideology and Practice of Sexual Contact with Both Men and Women. New York: The Continuum Publishing Co., pp. 221–229.
23.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Male sexual fantasy. Chapter in: Masculinity and Sexuality: Selected Topics in the Psychology of Men (R. Friedman and J. Downey, eds.), in Review Series (J. Oldham, M. Riba, and A. Tasman, eds.). Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, Inc., 1999.
24.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I.  Psychoanalysis and sexual fantasies.  On the Development of Sexual Attraction (G. Herdt and M. McClintock, eds.).  Chicago:  University of Chicago Press, 2000.
25.
Friedman, R. and Downey, J.I. The Oedipus Complex and Male Homosexuality. In Horticollis, P. (ed.): Mankind’s Oedipal Destiny. Madison, CT: International University Press, 2001, pp. 113-139.
26.
Friedman, R.C. Male homosexuality and psychoanalysis. In C. Schwartz and M. Schulman (eds.): Sexual Faces. Madison, CT: International University Press, 2002, pp. 45-73.
27.
Friedman, R.C. Homosexuality. In J. Winer and J.W. Anderson (eds): Rethinking Psychoanalysis and the Homosexualities, Volume 30. The Annual of Psychoanalysis, 2002.
28.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Male and female homosexuality in heterosexual life. In S.B. Levine, C. Risen, and S.E. Althof (eds.). Handbook of Clinical Sexuality for Mental Health Professionals, Chapter 16, pp. 277-291. New York: Brunner-Routledge, 2003.
29.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Psychoanalysis and sexual fantasies. In G. Herdt and M. McClintock (eds): On the Development of Sexual Attraction. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. In press, 2005.
30.
Lief and Friedman, R.C. History of psychologic treatments of female sexual dysfunction. In Goldstein, Meston, David and Traish (eds): Female Sexual Dysfunction. London: The Parthenon Publishing Group. In press, 2005.
31.
Friedman RC. The issue of homosexuality in psychoanalysis. In: Fonagy P, Krause R, Leuzinger-Bohleber, M, eds. Identity, Gender and Sexuality 150 Years After Freud. Madison, CT: IUP Press; 2006:79-102.
32.
Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Sexual orientation: Neuroendocrine and psychodynamic influences. Psychiatric Times Vol. XXIV(9):47-52, 2007.

BOOK REVIEWS
1.
Friedman, R.C. Medical Aspects of Human Sexuality: 750 Questions Answered by 500 Authorities. Compiled by Harold I. Lief, Williams & Wilkins Co. American Journal of Psychiatry, 113:725-726, 1976.
2.
Friedman, R.C. Homosexuality by Charles W. Socarides. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 31:316-323, 1983.
3.
Friedman, R.C. Bereavement, Reaction, Consequences and Care. M. Osterweis, F. Solomon and M. Green (eds). Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 36(3):828-833, 1988.
4.
Friedman, R.C. The Psychoanalytic Theory of Male Homosexuality by Kenneth Lewes. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 19(3):293-301, 1990.
5.
Friedman, R.C. The Psychoanalytic Process: Theory, Clinical Observation and Empirical Research, by Weiss, J. and Sampson, H. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 18(4):676-678, 1989.
6.
Friedman, R.C. The Psychoanalytic Theory of Male Homosexuality by Kenneth Lewes. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 40(34):892-894, 1992.
7.
Friedman, R.C. The Homosexualities; Reality, Fantasy and the Arts. C. Socarides and V. Volkan (eds). Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 21(1):155-160, 1993.
8.
Friedman, R.C. The Homosexualities and the Therapeutic Process. C. Socarides and V. Volkan (eds.). The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 53(2):180-181, 1993.
9.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Myths and Mysteries of Same Sex Love, by Christine Downing, 1989. Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 61:492-494, 1992.
10.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Affirmative Psychotherapy with Gay Men. (C. Cornett, ed.). In: Psychoanalytic Quarterly, LXV(4):827-829, 1996.
11.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Reparative Therapy of Male Homosexuality: A New Clinical Approach, by Joseph Nicolosi. Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson, 1991. In: Archives of Sexual Behavior, 26(2):225-227, 1997.
12.
Friedman, R.C. Review: The Homosexualities and the Therapeutic Process. C. W. Socarides and V. D. Volkan (eds.), The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 45(1):298-302, 1997.
13.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Psychoanalytic Therapy and The Gay Man, by Jack Drescher. Hillsdale, N.J.: The Analytic Press, 1998. In: Psychoanalytic Quarterly, October, 1999.
14.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Psychoanalytic Therapy and The Gay Man, by Jack Drescher. Hillsdale, N.J.: The Analytic Press, 1998. In: Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 1999.
15.
Friedman, R.C. Review: Psychoanalytic Therapy and The Gay Man, by Jack Drescher. Hillsdale, N.J.: The Analytic Press, 1998. In: American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 1999.
16.
Friedman, R.C. A Reply to Jack Drescher. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 189(2), 2001.
17.

Friedman, R. C.  Book Review:  As Nature Made Him:  The Boy Who Was Raised As a Girl, by John Colapinto.  New York: Harper Collins, 2000, 279 pp.  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 49:1452-1456, 2001.

18.
Friedman, R.C. Review: The Riddle of Gender Science, Activism and Transgender Rights, by Deborah Rudacille. New England Journal of Medicine, 353(16):1751-1752, 2005.
19.
Friedman, R.C. Book Review: False Self: The Life of Masud Khan. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 37:662, 2008.
 

TAPE

 
Yudofsky, S., Friedman, R.C., and Becker, J. Sexual Aggression. Educational tape for American College of Psychiatrists, American Psychiatric Association Press, 1988.
 
GAP MONOGRAPH
Friedman, R.C., Committee on Human Sexuality: Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry. GAP Monograph: Antihomosexual bias in psychiatry. In: Homosexuality and the Mental Health Professions: The Impact of Bias, edited by Drescher, J. The Analytic Press, 2000

 
PAPERS PRESENTED AT NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS
   
1994
 

Internalized Homophobia and The Negative Therapeutic Reaction. American Psychiatric Association, Philadelphia, May, 1994.

  Biology and The Oedipus Complex. American Academy of Psychoanalysis, Philadelphia, May, 1994.
  Honorary Lecture: Psychoanalysis and Homosexuality. Franz Alexander Memorial Lecture, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA, and Southern California Psychoanalytic Association, April, 1994.
   
1995
 

Discussant of paper: (1) Genetics and Psychotherapy by Peter B. Neubauer, M.D. and Christa Balzer, Ph.D.; (2) Biology and Personality by Larry J. Siever, M.D., and (3) From Mechanism to Metaphor: On Freud’s Struggle with The Biology of Mind, by Yoram Yovell, M.D., Ph.D. 39th Annual Meeting, American Academy of Psychoanalysis, Doral Ocean Beach Resort, Miami Beach, May, 1995.

  Co-Chair and Discussant, Research Presentations: (1) Effectiveness of Long-Term Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy with Psychiatrically Impaired Patients; (2) Derivatives of Maternalism in a Pregnant Psychoanalytic Patient, 39th Annual Meeting, American Academy of Psychoanalysis, Doral Ocean Beach Resort, Miami Beach, May, 1995.
   
1996
 

Histories of Childhood Sexual Abuse in Adult Psychotherapy Patients, by Friedman, R.C., Bucci, W., Callias, C., and Macias, J. Poster, Presented at Annual Meeting, International Academy of Sex Research. Rotterdam, The Netherlands, June 26–30, 1996.

  Invited Plenary Speaker: The Oedipus Complex and Male Homosexuality. Presented at 4th Delphi International Psychoanalytic Symposium, Delphi, Greece, July 23–28, 1996.
  The Psychoanalytic Theory of Female Homosexuality: A Contemporary View. Paper by Jennifer I. Downey and Richard C. Friedman. Presented at the 86th Annual Meeting of The American Psychoanalytic Association, New York City, December 21, 1996.
 
1997
 

Reassessment of the Oedipus Complex. Paper and workshop by Richard C. Friedman and Jennifer I. Downey. American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 41st Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 16, 1997.

  Psychoanalysis and Gender Identity: New Developments In Psychoanalytic Theories And Gender Identity, by Richard C. Friedman and Jennifer I. Downey. Colloquium. American College of Psychoanalysts, 28th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 17, 1997.
  Psychotherapy Effectiveness: The Academy Study. Paper presented at American Academy of Psychoanalysis, 41st Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, May 18, 1997
 

1998

 

Panel on Homosexuality, Discussant. 41st Winter Meeting, The American Academy of Psychoanalysis, New York, New York, January 9–11, 1998.

  Invited Plenary Speaker: Psychoanalysis, Psychotherapy and Sexual Orientation. 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, March 5–8, 1998.
  Psychoanalysis and Gender Issues, by Richard C. Friedman and Jennifer I. Downey. Colloquium, American College of Psychoanalysts, 29th Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, May 30, 1998.
 
1999
  Invited Plenary Lecture: Gender Role Behavior, American College of Psychiatrists. San Francisco, California, February, 1999
  Invited Plenary Lecture: Homosexuality: Historical Issues. Symposium on Homosexuality, Sponsored by Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Society. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April, 1999.
  Psychoanalysis, the Brain, and Sexual Differentiation. Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. The American College of Psychoanalysts, 30th Annual Colloquium, Washington, D.C., May 15, 1999
  Men’s Sexual Fantasy and Behavior: Clinical Issues. Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Symposium on Male Psychosexuality, Psychiatry Update. American Psychiatric Association, 152nd Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 18, 1999.
  Male Psychosexuality, Chairperson and Discussant, Update Session. American Psychiatric Association, 152nd Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 18, 1999.
 
2000
  Psychoanalysis, Homosexuality, and Sex Research: Recent developments. Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. The Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine, New York, NY, January 25, 2000
 

Man to Man: The Psychotheapeutic Relationship. Friedman, R.C. American Psychiatric Association, 153rd Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, May 15, 2000.

 

Psychopathology & Homosexuality, Friedman, R.C. Panel on Psychopathology & Homosexuality, International Academy of Sex Research, Paris, France, July, 2000.

 

Sexual Fantasies in Psychoanalytic Treatment. Downey, J. and Friedman, R.C. The Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine, New York, NY, October 24, 2000.

 

2001

  Psychotherapeutic Issues for the 21st Century, Discussant, Combined meeting of APA Commission on Psychotherapy with American College of Psychoanalysts, at the American Psychiatric Association, 154th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, May, 2001.

2002
 

Homophobia: Psychodynamics and Psychotherapy, Saint Vincents Catholic Medical Center, New York, NY, Grand Rounds, September 26, 2002.

  Sexual Orientation and Psychoanalysis, New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, New York, Psychiatry Grand Rounds, December 10, 2002.
 
2003
  Invited Plenary Speaker: Homophobia, A Psychoanalytic Perspective, Annual Meeting of the American College of Psychoanalysis, May 17, 2003.
 

Invited Plenary Speakers: Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Homophobia: A Modern Psychoanalytic Perspective. Psychoanalytic Association of New York, 311th Scientific Meeting, New York, NY, November 10, 2003.

 
2004
  Psychobiology of Testosterone, Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami Medical Center, Grand Rounds, February 6, 2004.
  Friedman, R.C., Chairperson, Grand Rounds Online Forum, “Homophobia.” American Psychiatric Association, June 7-25, 2004.
  Invited Lecturer: Sexual Orientation: New Understanding. Florida Psychoanalytic Society, Miami, Florida, December 7, 2004.

2005
  Invited Lecturer at Conference entitled: Psychoanalytic Theories of Homosexuality-Revisited. The 6th Joseph Sandler Research Conference, International Psychoanalytic Association, University College, London, March 5, 2005: Sexual Deviation: 100 Years after Freud’s Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality (1905). Publication: The issue of homosexuality in psychoanalysis. In Fonagy, P. Krause, R., and Leuzinger-Bohleber, M. (eds.): Identity, Gender and Sexuality 150 Years after Freud. London: International Psychoanalytic Association, pp. 79-98,2006
 
2006
  Friedman, R.C., “The Oedipus Complex: A Modern Perspective.” Winter Meeting of American Psychoanalytic Association, New York, NY, January, 2006.
  Friedman, R.C., Psychodynamic Psychiatry – Past, Present, and Future. Talk, 50th Anniversary Meeting of The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, Toronto, Canada, May, 2006.
  Downey, J.I., McLean, D., and Friedman, R.C. Discussant. Clinical Case Conference. Sealed with a kiss: Using the sexual history in psychodynamic psychotherapy. American Psychiatric Association, 159th Annual Meeting. Toronto, Canada, May 22, 2006.
2007
 

Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Teaching the Sexual History to Psychiatric Residents. Workshop, AADPRT Meeting (American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training), 36th Annual Meeting, March 8-11, San Juan, Puerto Rico, March 10, 2007.

2008
  Friedman, R.C. and Downey, J.I. Internalized Homophobia in Gay and Bisexual Men. Invited Lecture, Colorado Psychiatric Society, Annual Spring Meeting, Denver, CO, March 15, 2008.
 

Downey, J.I. and Friedman, R.C. Psychodynamics of women’s sexuality: What do women want? Presidential Panel. Today’s Dynamic Psychiatry — Not your Grandparents’ Psychoanalysis. American Psychiatric Association, Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, May 6, 2008.

2009
 

Friedman, R.C. Chair of Panel "Sexual Psychodynamics." Presented at the National Meeting of The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA, May 9, 2009.

 
2010
 

Friedman, R.C.  Love, sex and passion:  The anatomy of desire.  Presented at the International Psychoanalytic Symposium, Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, March, 2010.

 

Friedman, R.C.  The significance of sexually differentiated play for developmental psychoanalytic theory and practice.  Presented at the Conference of “Neuropsychoanalytic Perspectives on Play,” delivered at the 11th annual Neuropsychoanalytic Congress at the Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, July 23-25, 2010.

 

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