Menninger Staff

Peter Fonagy, PhD, FBA

Research Consultant

Professor, University College London

Peter Fonagy, PhD, is one of the world’s foremost investigators of child development, attachment research and mentalization-based therapy. He is a longtime Menninger consultant who works on research projects at Menninger’s Adolescent Treatment Program.
 
Dr. Fonagy is the Freud Memorial Professor of Psychoanalysis and Head of the Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology at University College London. He is chief executive at the Anna Freud Centre, London, and is an adjunct professor at Yale University Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine.
 

He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and books and serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis, Psychological Issues and Bulletin of The Menninger Clinic.