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Eve Caligor, <span>MD</span>

Eve Caligor, MD

Psychiatry (Board Certified)

Biography

Eve Caligor, MD is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University and Director of the Psychotherapy Division at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. Her primary clinical and research interests are the evaluation and treatment of personality disorders.

Dr. Caligor is co-author of the Structured Interview for Personality Organization (STIPO), a semi-structured interview for evaluating core dimensions of personality functioning and pathology. Dr. Caligor has published numerous articles and book chapters on assessment and treatment of personality disorders and is first author of the Handbook of Dynamic Psychotherapy for Higher Level Personality Pathology, American Psychiatric Publishing. She is a consultant to the Personality Disorders Institute of the Weill Cornell Medical College and serves on the Committee on Psychotherapy of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry.

She has received many teaching awards, including the MacKinnon Teacher of the Year Award from the Columbia University Department of Psychiatry, the Howard Klar Teacher of the Year Award from the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, the Irma Bland Award for Excellence in Teaching Residents from the American Psychiatric Association, the Distinguished Teacher Award from the New York University Department of Psychiatry, and the George S. Goldman Award for Achievement in Clinical Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Education from the Columbia Psychoanalytic Center.

Education

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Publications

  • Caligor E, Levy KN, Yeomans FE: Narcissistic personality disorder: diagnosis and clinical challenges.  American Journal of Psychiatry  2015;172: 415-22
  • Caligor E, Hilsenroth MJ, Devlin M, Rutherford BR, Terry M, Roose SP: Will patients accept randomization of psychoanalysis? A feasibility study.  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association  2012;60: 337-60
  • Caligor E, Yeomans F, Diamond F and Kernberg OF: The interpretive process in the psychodynamic psychotherapy of borderline personality.  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association  2009;57: 271-301
  • Caligor E, Stern BL, Hamilton M, Maccornack V, Wininger L, Sneed J, Roose SP: Why we recommend analytic treatment for some patients and not for others.  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association  2009;57: 677-94
  • Caligor E, Kernberg OF, Clarkin JF: Handbook of Dynamic Psychotherapy for Higher Level Personality Pathology,  American Psychiatric Publishing ,  Washington,  DC,  2007