What We Do
The Australian Psychoanalytical Society (APAS) is a component society of the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA), an organisation of over 12,000 members worldwide.
APAS ensures the maintenance of ethical standards in the teaching and practice of psychoanalysis in Australia. We have branches in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney. Visit us on Facebook.
The Society is dedicated to psychoanalytic treatment and training, to the development of psychoanalytic thinking and public awareness. Members 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.