American Psychoanalytic Association

Organizational Profile:

Founded in 1911, the American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) is the oldest national psychoanalytic organization in the nation. APsaA is a professional organization for psychoanalysts, focusing on education, research and membership development. In addition to the national organization, APsaA’s membership includes 34 approved training institutes and 38 affiliate societies throughout the United States. 

APsaA has developed vibrant and innovative programming for the mental health profession and the general public. The Association and its more than 3,500 highly trained members gather at biannual meetings to exchange ideas, present research papers, and discuss training and membership issues. Many public activities relating to psychoanalysis are presented by the APsaA’s affiliated societies and by institutes which have the highest level of training for psychoanalysts.

The American Psychoanalytic Association is an equal opportunity employer.