The Australian Psychoanalytical Society is the leading body for psychoanalysis in Australia.
The Australian Psychoanalytical Society (APAS) is a component society of the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA), an organisation of over 10,000 members worldwide, which is involved in training, research, and maintenance of standards for psychoanalytic practice. We have branches in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney.
The APAS is dedicated to psychoanalytic treatment and training, to the development of psychoanalytic thinking and to the communication of these ideas to the public. Members of the APAS work in private practice, in hospitals and universities and other institutional settings. They also undertake teaching and supervision of the clinical work of psychotherapists and other mental health practitioners.This web-site includes:
- - the history of Psychoanalysis in Australia
- - notices of up-coming conferences and seminars
- - details of opportunities for training in Psychoanalysis
- - a link to the Society e-journal “Psychoanalysis Downunder”
You will be able to:
- - find an analyst in your area
- - join our email list to receive advance notice of conferences and other events
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News & Upcoming Events 2014
Listing of a few upcoming events for the current year. For more events and further information either click the links below or click "Events 2014" on the above menu.
A new Clinic of the Sydney Institute for Psychoanalysis (SIP) with Online access - Opening Soon.
The WINN Clinic offers in depth assessment and treatment to adults, adolescents, and children. For further information please follow the link to the clinic website www.thewinnclinic.net/ or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
Research updates and latest news now included on the Research webpage!
This is a preliminary notice of the plans for the conference in Jan 2015.
The Freud Conference will be held in May, 2015. Please click the link for futher information.
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Dr Kate Kendall email@example.com
Training Enquiries :
Chair of Admission Melbourne Branch Dr William Betts firstname.lastname@example.org
Chair of Admissions Sydney Branch Dr Mark Howard email@example.com
Chair of Admissions Adelaide Branch Dr Gil Anaf firstname.lastname@example.org