Valentine Raiteri, M.D. Psychiatry & Psychotherapy



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Treatment Philosophy




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Education and Training







Emory University, Undergraduate, B.A., Dean's Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa.


University of North Carolina & North Carolina State University, Post-Baccalaureate Studies.


Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Medical School, M.D.


New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical College, Internship & Residency.

Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training & Research (in training).

Clinical Activities

Private Practice in Psychiatry, New York City, NY.


Voluntary Faculty - New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical College.

-Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry

-Supervisor in Psychopharmacology

-Research Consultant in Psychosomatic Medicine

-Faculty Council

Research Consultant - Ignite Analytics - Medicci Consult-Liaison Database.


Prior Experience

New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical College, Inpatient Attending.


Columbia University - Michael H. Aranow Memorial Prize

                  (best exemplifying the caring & humane qualities of the practicing physician)


New York Psychoanalytic Institute Fellowship

Resident Award for Excellence in Consult-Liaison Psychiatry

Publications, Presentations and Research

APA Convention 2003 - Co-Chair of Symposium - Coping with Catastrophe

Samton J, Ferrando S, Sanelli P, Karimi S, Raiteri V, Barnhill J, The Clock Drawing Test: Diagnostic, Functional, And Neuroimaging Correlates in Older Medically Ill Adults. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 2005; 17)

Organizations and Licensure

Board Certified (Diplomate), American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


New York Psychiatry Association


American Psychiatric Association


American Psychoanalytic Association

New York Full and Unrestricted License