Gottlieb, Andrew R. 1952–

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Gottlieb, Andrew R. 1952–


Born August 17, 1952, in Philadelphia, PA; son of Seymour E. (an optometrist) and Lillian B. (a bookkeeper) Gottlieb. Ethnicity: "Caucasian." Education: Temple University, B.Mus., 1974; University of Kansas, B.Mus.Ed., 1977; Yeshiva University, M.S.W., 1982; New York University, Ph.D., 1999. Politics: "Liberal Democrat." Religion: Jewish. Hobbies and other interests: Classical music.


Home—Brooklyn, NY. Office—26 Court St., Ste. 610, Brooklyn, NY 11242. E-mail—[email protected].


Episcopal Mission Society, Bronx, NY, social worker, 1982-83, director of South Bronx Services to Older People, 1983-84; Department of Probation, New York, NY, probation officer, 1984; Children's Aid Society, Brooklyn, NY, case planner, 1985-87, supervisor, 1987-90; Bleuler Psychotherapy Center, Forest Hills, NY, social worker and intake coordinator and supervisor, 1990-92; Children's Aid Society, Brooklyn, social worker and assistant site director, 1992-99; Hudson Guild Mental Health Services, New York, NY, clinical supervisor, 1999-2001, senior psychiatric social worker, 2001; Partnership with Children, Brooklyn, clinical supervisor and intake coordinator, 2001-03; Children's Aid Society, Brooklyn, unit supervisor, 2003-05; Corona-Elmhurst Guidance Center, Jackson Heights, NY, clinical supervisor, 2005—. Long Island Consultation Center, staff therapist, 1985-88; Institute for Human Identity, staff therapist, 1988-91; therapist in private practice, 1989—; Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy and Mental Health, staff therapist, 1993-99. Workshop and conference participant; frequent guest on media programs. Member of editorial board, Journal of GLBT Family Studies.


National Association of Social Work.


Grant from Fahs-Beck Foundation, 1997.


Out of the Twilight: Fathers of Gay Men Speak, Harrington Park Press (Binghamton, NY), 2000.

Sons Talk about Their Gay Fathers: Life Curves, Harrington Park Press (Binghamton, NY), 2003.

(Editor) Side by Side: On Having a Gay or Lesbian Sibling, Harrington Park Press (Binghamton, NY), 2005.

(Editor, with Jerry J. Bigner) Interventions with Families of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender People: From the Inside Out, Harrington Park Press (Binghamton, NY), 2006.

(Editor) On the Meaning of Friendship between Gay Men, Harrington Park Press (Binghamton, NY), 2008.

Contributor to Clinical Social Work Journal.



Adolescence, winter, 2002, review of Out of the Twilight: Fathers of Gay Men Speak, p. 858.

Lambda Book Report, May, 2000, review of Out of the Twilight, p. 24.


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