Aerin Hyun

Psychiatrist, MD, PhD

Contact Info



  • Psychiatrist
    New York

  • Psychiatrist
    New Jersey


NY Office (Midtown- Columbus Circle)
330 W. 58th St., Ste. 306
New York, New York (NY) 10019
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Telephone: 347-565-4034

NJ Office (Bergen County)
82 N. Summit St., Ste. 1B
Tenafly, New Jersey 07670
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Telephone: 347-565-4034

Psychiatrist in Private Practice (NY, NJ)

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Clinical Appointments/Hospital Affiliation

  • Columbia University Medical Center
  • New York State Psychiatric Institute

Description of Practice/Services Offered

  • Psychiatric Evaluation and Consultation
  • Women’s Reproductive Health Psychiatrist, Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis, Psychopharmacology
  • Also experienced with DBT, CBT, Brief Dynamic Therapy and Interpersonal Therapy

Professional Education

  • University of Illinois, Medical Scholars Program (MD/PhD)
  • University of Illinois, Internal Medicine Preliminary
  • Columbia University Medical Center, Psychiatry Residency
  • Columbia University Medical Center, Women’s Mental Health Fellowship
  • Columbia University Medical Center, Psychoanalytic Training and Research Institute, Certificate in Psychoanalysis

Credentials/Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • New York State Medical License (250461)
  • New Jersey State Medical License (25MA09167100)


  • Board Member, The Wilderman Fund for Maternal Mental Health (2017-Present)
  • Council Member, Columbia Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine (2017-19)
  • Trustee, Appointed Representative of Trustees; American Academy Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry (2014-17)
  • Medical Student Education Committee, American Psychoanalytic Association (2010-16)
  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society
  • Bennett Award for Significant Contributions to Medical Education, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Exceptional Contribution to Psychiatry Award, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Alexander Beller Award for Significant Contributions to Psychoanalytic Writing, Columbia University Medical Center Psychoanalytic Training and Research Institute
  • Editorial Board Member of the following Peer Reviewed Journals: The Candidate Journal; Journal of the American Academy of Dynamic Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis; Psychodynamic Psychiatry Journal



Mustafa NM, Hyun AM, Kumar JS, Yekkirala L. Gluteal Compartment Syndrome: A Case Report. Cases J. 2009; 2:190.


Gastelum E and Hyun AM, Goldberg DA, Stanley B, Sudak DM, Cabaniss DL. Is That An Automatic Thought or an Unconscious Fantasy? A Resident’s Perspective on Learning Multiple Psychotherapy Modalities Simultaneously. Journal of the Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry 2011; 39(1):111-132

Hyun AM, Alfonso CA. Epilogue: Conversations Between a Psychoanalyst and a Psychiatry Resident. Journal of the Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry 2011; 39(1):221-227.


Hyun AM. Childhood Mourning: An Impossible Desire in Lois Lowry’s ‘A Summer to Die.’ Psychoanalytic Study of the Child 2012; 66:160-169.


Cabaniss DL, Moga D, Hyun AM. Psychodynamic Treatment of Mood Disorders. In Clinical Handbook for the Management of Mood Disorders, eds. JJ Mann, S Roose, PJ McGrath. 289-298.

Hyun AM, Gastelum E, Brodsky BS. Resident’s Viewpoint: Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for Psychiatry Residency Training. Psychiatric Annals April 2013; 43(4): 175-177.


Hyun AM. Book Review, The Possible Profession: The Analytic Process of Change by Theodore Jacobs. International Journal Psychoanalysis December 2015; DOI: 10.1111/1745-8315.12463.


Hyun AM. On Beginnings and Endings: Reflections of an Early Career Psychiatrist and Psychoanalyst. Psychodynamic Psychiatry Summer 2016; 44(2): 239-243.


Hyun, AM. Psychodynamic Psychiatry: A Case Report. Psychiatric Times August 2017; 34(8): 12-14.


  • Columbia Psychiatry Residency, Long Term Therapy (LTT) Supervisor
  • Creedmore Psychiatry Residency, Long Term Therapy (LTT) Supervisor
  • Columbia Psychoanalytic Institute, Associate Instructor (Theory IV; Writing Faculty)
  • Columbia Women's Mental Health Fellowship, Supervisor
  • Columbia Parent-Infant Psychotherapy Program, Lecturer


Office Hours: M-F in NY and NJ

Insurances/Managed Care: None (*Out of Network only)