About The Australian Psychoanalytical Society

APAS is a component organisation of the International Psychoanalytical Association.

The IPA is responsible for setting and maintaining the highest standards in the training and practice of Psychoanalysis around the world.

We aim to advance the study of psychoanalysis, including:

(a)   the promotion and development of psychoanalytic ideas in the community

(b)   the education, training and qualification of psychoanalysts

APAS has branches in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney.