Harry  Wells Fogarty

Harry Wells Fogarty

Masters in Divinity, MDiv

Psychologist, PhD

Accepting new clients for daytime appointments in Upper West Side practice (updated November 15, 2019)


Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Existential challenges
  • Chronic illness
  • Life transitions
  • Loss and grief
  • Trauma
  • Substance use
  • Race and cultural identity
  • Compulsive behaviors

Professional statement

Dr. Harry Wells Fogarty is a Licensed Psychoanalyst in the Upper West Side of Manhattan. His areas of expertise encompass existential challenges and chronic illness, as well as life transitions, loss and grief, trauma, substance use, race and cultural identity, and compulsive behaviors.

Dr. Fogarty draws on his background as a pastoral counselor to to relate spiritual practices with Jungian approaches, as he has trained as a Jungian psychoanalyst. He enjoys utilizing this approach to help his clients unpack internal conflicts and implement strategies to overcome them.

Dr. Fogarty has been in private practice as a therapist since 1980, and as a Jungian Analyst since 1988.

He currently serves as a Faculty Member and Supervisor at several Jungian training programs (Jungian Psychoanalytic Association of NY, and Philadelphia Association of Jungian Analysts), as well as a lecturer for various public programs. He also has served as Lecturer in Psychiatry and Religion at Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He received his Ph.D. in Religion and Psychiatry from the Union Theological Seminary, and his MDiv and STM in Pastoral Counseling from Woodstock College.


Message to clients

My commitment and privilege as an analyst is to opening up the life story one is living, which has come to a critical juncture, in such as way as to create greater overall personal freedom going into the future. Coming to understand the creative strategies, even if historically afflicted, that both have kept oneself going and are no longer functioning, allows the emergence of a genuine more complete engagement with life.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing through hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Existential challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness

Chronic illness - Receiving a diagnosis; adjusting to lifestyle and medication changes; coping with related changes in mood, emotions, and relationships; managing symptoms and stress

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Loss and grief - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Substance use - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health

Race and cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity

Compulsive behaviors - Coping with overwhelming urges and impulses, such as hair pulling or skin picking; developing alternative ways to reduce stress and alleviate suffering


General expertise


Insurance

Harry Wells Fogarty is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $300
  • Sliding scale: $175 - $300

Therapist's note

Harry can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Upper West Side practice

305 West 107th Street

New York, NY 10025

Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-7:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-7:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-7:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, Jungian Analyst, 1988 - 2018

Union Theological Seminary, Lecturer in Psychiatry and Religion, 25 years

CG Jung Institute of NYC, Certified Jungian Analyst, 1988

Union Theological Seminary, PhD Religion and Psychiatry, 1987

Woodstock College, MDiv and STM Pastoral Counseling, 1974


Languages

  • English

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