Otto F. Kernberg, MD, FAPA, is Director of the Personality Disorders Institute at The NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division and Professor of Psychiatry at the Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Kernberg is Past-President of the International Psychoanalytic Association. He is also Training and Supervising Analyst of the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. In the past, Dr. Kernberg served as Director of the C.F. Menninger Memorial Hospital, Supervising and Training Analyst of the Topeka Institute for Psychoanalysis, and Director of the Psychotherapy Research Project of the Menninger Foundation. Later, he was Director of the General Clinical Service of the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University.
Professor Eve Caligor is a professor of psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and director of the Psychotherapy Division. She has published extensively on the evaluation and treatment of personality pathology, patient diagnosis and selection for psychoanalysis, and on the assessment of psychotherapy outcome. She has co-authored the Structured Interview for Personality Organization (STIPO), which is a semi-structured interview to assess personality pathology; she is also first author of the Handbook of Dynamic Psychotherapy for Higher Level Personality Pathology. She has received many awards, including the Irma Bland Award presented by the American Psychoanalytic Association. She is a consultant to the Personality Disorders Institute at the Weill Cornell Medical College.