Dr. Afsaneh Aminpour

Dr. Afsaneh Aminpour is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist graduated from Iran University of Medical Sciences and is a top ranked board-certified psychiatrist.In addition to her clinical work in psychiatry and medication management, Dr. Aminpour has also been a psychodynamic psychotherapist since her residency at the Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, under the supervision of distinguished professors. She has been practicing as a psychodynamic psychotherapist for 4 years.

Dr. Aminpour is a member of both “Iranian Psychiatric Association” and “Iranian Psychotherapy Association”. She has also published 2 peer-reviewed articles in the field of psychiatry. Dr. Aminpour has completed specialized training in psychodynamic psychotherapy under the guidance of Professor Amirhossein Jalali Nadoushan and in couple therapy under the guidance of Professor Samrand Salimi. She is currently pursuing further training in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Manjeh Educational Group.

Clinical areas of expertise:

  • Psychodynamic psychotherapy for adults
  • Couple therapy
  • Marriage counseling
  • Psychiatric consultation

• M.D., Golestan University of Medical Sciences.
• Psychiatry Residency, Iran University of Medical Sciences.
• Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Course with Dr. Amirhossein Jalali Nadoushan .
• Couple Therapy Course with Dr. Samrand Salimi.
• Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Student at the Manjeh Educational Group.

• Top ranked board-certified psychiatrist
• Certificate of attendance educational webinar “Transference-Focused psychotherapy (TFP) for borderline personality disorder”- The International Society of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy, Department of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Medical University of Vienna.
• Certificate of attendance educational webinar “Being a Psychoanalyst in Times of Crisis”, Prof. Nancy McWilliams.
• Certificate of attendance workshop “Looking at suicide from a dynamic perspective”, Iran University of Medical Science.
• Certificate of attendance workshop “The therapist’s attachment patterns and its reflection in the therapeutic relationship”, The 5th Annual Congress of the Scientific Association of Psychotherapy of Iran.