Craig Lichtman, MD, FIPA, MBA has been practicing psychodynamic psychiatry, psychotherapy and psychoanalysis in the Greater Philadelphia area for more than 30 years. Dr. Lichtman works primarily with individuals but often consults with couples, families, and organizations to address relationship and group conflicts. He specializes in helping patients overcome the potentially overwhelming challenges and responsibilities that come with the transition into adulthood. Stumbling blocks can come up at any age, but most often occur in rising adults in their late teens to early 30’s.
As a Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist, Dr. Lichtman is frequently asked by his medical colleagues to consult on their patients. He is a respected resource in the multidisciplinary care of patients involving psychiatry, psychology, medicine, neurology, surgery, psychosomatic medicine, and hospital systems. Dr. Lichtman has taught medical students and medical, surgical, and psychiatric physicians-in-training for more than 25 years. He has been a member of the medical staffs of The Graduate Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center, and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Lichtman is a Fellow of the International Psychoanalytical Association (FIPA), and is on the Faculty of the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia. He has been a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania for more than 25 years. Dr. Lichtman has served as Treasurer and on the Board of Directors of the Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia, and has served on the Board of Directors for The Center for Autism and Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of PA.
Dr. Lichtman is a member of the following organizations: