In Memory

Fred Levenson

Fred Levenson

Dr. Fredrick B. Levenson

Author and psychoanalyst - specialized in treating cancer with a modified psychoanalyic approach

Fred attended the Citadel, New York University, the New School for Social Research and the Manhattan Center for Modern Psychoanalysis.


Dr. Fred was a local jumper at Skydive Long Island, who lost his battle with cancer. He will be loved and missed by all.  Blue Skys Forever Doc!

Click on this video of his skydive buddies scattering his ashes up high:


Massapequa, NY
Date of Death:
August 27, 2012
September 2, 1945
Place of Birth:
Brooklyn, NY
Service Information:
Thursday, August 30, 2012 2:00 -4:30 P.M. 7:00-9:30P.M at Powell Funeral Home Inc., Amityville, NY
Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY
Levenson, Frederick B. of Massapequa, L.I. on August 27, 2012. Beloved husband of Hilary. Loving father of Heather Fitzpatrick (Terry), Micah Levenson (Rebecca) and Adam Levenson. Memorial visiting Thursday 2-4:30 & 7-9:30 P.M. at the Powell Funeral Home, Inc., 67 Broadway (Rt. 110), Amityville. Interment with military honors Friday in Calverton National Cemetery. 

Fredrick B. Levenson (born September 2, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York), is an author and psychoanalyst working in Long Island. He is an educated psychoanalyst from New York University, the New School for Social Research and the Manhattan Center for Modern Psychoanalysis. He has taught at the graduate level at several institutions for higher learning. He is married and has three adult children.

He has specialized in treating cancer with a modified psychoanalytic approach. These methods are described in his books The causes and prevention of cancer and The anti-cancer marriage, which were published in 1985 and 1986. The causes and prevention of cancer was nominated as the American medical writers book of the year 1986.

He claims to be able to reverse the cancer process in metastatic cancer by a success rate of complete remission in about a third of cases, and claims that almost everybody else can live significantly longer with a much better quality of life. He has reported this in several medical articles.[1][2]