Welcome to the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis

Grow With Us At NPAP

NPAP is one of the oldest and largest non-medical, psychoanalytic training institutes in America. Governed democratically by...


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Located on 40 West 13th Street in the beautiful Greenwich Village neighborhood of downtown Manhattan, our offices and facility...


Community Programs

We host a diverse array of academic and public programs at NPAP. From discussions to lectures to open houses, you can check out our calendar page to see what's happening at NPAP and how you can get involved.


A Tradition of Exploration

From our diverse course offerings to our student government program, NPAP has more to offer than ever. Come visit us and learn what NPAP can do for you.



Founded by Freud protégé Theodor Reik
Full Spectrum of Psychoanalytic Thought Taught
Home of The Psychoanalytic Review
New York State License in Psychoanalysis
Mental Health services provided for NYC Community for 50 years
Located in heart of Greenwich Village
Candidates from a variety of backgrounds
Scientific meetings covering wide range of topics
Members contribute to psychoanalytic scholarship

Calendar of Events

october, 2015

16oct7:30 pm- 9:30 pmWhat's the Story?Literature and the Psychoanalytic Narrative
30oct7:30 pm- 9:30 pmThe Artist in the Therapist/The Therapist in the ArtistA Creative Dialogue


22nov1:00 pm- 3:00 pmNPAP Open House for Prospective StudentsEvent Type :Event Watch

Welcome from NPAP’s Association President

Since it’s founding in 1950 our membership association has been a diverse community of analysts who come together to learn and share ideas as well as companionship.
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Word from NPAP’s Training Institute President

Thank you for your interest in the psychoanalytic training program of the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis (NPAP), one of the oldest and largest psychoanalytic training institutes in the country.
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Welcome from the Editor of The Psychoanalytic Review

The Psychoanalytic Review has a rich history, more than 100 years of publication. Founded in 1913 by William Alanson White and Smith Ely Jelliffe, the Review is the first psychoanalytic journal in the United States and the first printed in the English language, making the Review the oldest continuously published psychoanalytic journal in the world.
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