Eric Margenau, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

NJ License # 1668

Specializations and Expertise: 

Dr. Margenau has been a sports psychologist for Major League baseball teams, NBA teams, professional golfers, and nonprofessional athletes, helping them overcome psychological barriers to peak performance. During his four decades as a psychotherapist he has also developed specialties in alcohol and other sustance abuse treatment as well as hypnosis. In addition, he has trained in a variety of psychodynamic approaches. Dr. Margenau hosted WFAN’s weekly show Psyching It Out, wrote a column by the same name for the New York Daily News, authored the book Sports Without Pressure, and served as editor-in-chief of The Encyclopedic Handbook of Private Practice.


MA and PhD in Rehabilitation Counseling, New York University

BA, Dickinson College

Certificate in Psychoanalysis, Institute for Practicing Psychotherapists

Professional Association Memberships: 

American Psychological Association

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"I employ a wide range of psychotherapeutic approaches, which—along with my own experiences in therapy—allow me to go to that place where each client ‘lives.’”


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Jeffrey S. Kahn, PhD, CGP, DABPS, Managing Director
Alison W. Johnson, PsyD, Director

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