• About Online IPPP at the White Institute

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    Karen G. Gennaro, M.D., M.B.A. is a Supervisor of Psychotherapy and faculty at the William Alanson White Institute in New York, New York. She is Director of the Online Interpersonal Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program at the White Institute.

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  • How to Counter the Circus of Pseudoscience

    Dr. Karen Gennaro   |  

    Maybe one day, once I have decades of experience as a doctor and further training in my area of specialization, I will be able to speak about health matters with the tone of authority of the average naturopath.

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  • Alcohol Hurts Brain Development in Teenagers

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    Pfefferbaum A et al. Am J Psych 2017 Oct 31.

    Moderate and heavy drinkers had faster gray-matter decreases and slower white-matter increases than nonimbibers at 2-year follow-up, and increasing intake worsened outcomes progressively.

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  • Coffee gets a clean bill of health

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    BMJ 2017; 359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j5356 (Published 22 November 2017)Cite this as: BMJ 2017;359:j5356

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  • Different Approaches to Understanding and Classifying Mental Disorders

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    An in-depth look at the DSM, the ICD, and the NIMH’s RDoC

    December 27, 2017 • Science Update

    Research in a wide range of disciplines supports the idea that mental disorders result from the complex interplay of biological, developmental, social, and environmental processes;

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  • Meet Karen, M.D., M.B.A.

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    Meet Karen, M.D., M.B.A.

    I’m Karen G. Gennaro, M.D., M.B.A. and I practice psychiatry and psychoanalysis.

    I look forward to sharing my story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know me better.

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  • Announcing The New Website

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!

    Our new website provides our existing and prospective clients a simple yet interactive view of our work and the services we offer.

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  • New Website Under Construction

    Karen G. Gennaro   |  

    New Website Coming Soon!

    We are currently revamping our website. Our new website will be interactive and mobile friendly!

    Watch this space for updates. Just few more weeks to go!

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