Who We Are.
Dr Scott Von is an integrative physician and psychoanalyst practicing in New York for over 20 years. He is Director of the New Clinic for Integral Medicine & Psychiatry which holds the longest running practices in integrative medicine, psychiatry, psychotherapy, and acupuncture in Williamsburg Brooklyn as well as offices in Soho and Midtown Manhattan. He is also Director of Analytica - a unique open school which teaches advanced practices to long term professionals of all fields as well as to the general public. He is pioneer in the fields of alternative and integral psychiatry and in psychoanalytic and psychosomatic medicine, where he has developed new techniques for anxiety, depression, psychosis, trauma, pain syndromes, chronic disease and other intractable and unsolvable cases. He received his Doctor of Philosophy in Psychoanalysis and his Doctor of Medicine with residency in Neuropsychiatry. He has been a member for twenty years of Apres-Coup in NY, the first Freudian-Lacanian psychoanalytic institute in the US, and of Convergencia, the largest international association of Freudian-Lacanian analysts. He is also trustee and member of PLACE in LA, a Lacanian analytic school and clinic, and member of Unbehagen, a free association for psychoanalysis in NY. He has also trained in Jungian and Reichian psychoanalysis, homeopathic pharmacology and acupuncture physiatry. In addition to teaching at the above institutes, Dr Von has taught and supervised as a professor at NYU, CUNY, Pacific College, ACTCM, CIIS, Esalen and other universities and institutes on the integration of psychoanalysis, medicine, and psychiatry. He is also a poet and artist who has performed and exhibited at major galleries and venues internationally.
Dr Julie Von is a New York based holistic fertility specialist. Dr Von became one of the youngest people in the US to study Chinese medicine and continued her education in China obtaining an esteemed doctoral degree. Her clinical work in New York City has spanned over a decade and has aligned her with some of the most advanced and well-known names in the field of fertility medicine. Dr Von merges her medical education with her initiation into earth-based and intuitive-based practices. Her method which has been featured on Marie Claire, Martha Stewart, The Observer and Vogue has assisted countless numbers of couples in conceiving and carrying healthy children into the world. Dr Von's unique capacity and experience within both reproductive medicine and medical intuition makes her an extraordinary advocate for her clients. The energetic and intuitive work she shares is grounded in real clinical and medical experience. Julie’s work has been called evocative, eloquent, mystical and practical. She was recently named by Manhattan Magazine, "The Baby Whisperer." drjulievon.com.
Jenifer Gnisci, MS, LAc. is a Board Certified licensed acupuncturist, spiritual counselor and astrologer. Jennifer received her Master’s of Acupuncture with honors at Tri-State College of Acupuncture in New York City. She received a Bachelors of Science in Neurobiology at The Evergreen State College where she completed a pre-medical program. For three years Jennifer has apprenticed with Dr. Julie Von in treating complicated fertility and gynecology cases. Jennifer treats a wide variety of health concerns with a special focus on pain management using trigger point dry-needling, women’s wellness and fertility, digestive and neurological disorders. A considerable part of Jennifer’s work is spiritually focused, helping to restore emotional and psychological balance in the over-stressed and overworked population of NYC. She treats various kinds of emotional and psychological trauma and provides attentive support to individuals navigating difficult life transitions.