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Become a Psychoanalyst


  • Full spectrum of psychoanalytic thought taught — from the classical tradition to the most current ideas.
  • Candidates begin clinical work 2nd year.
  • Mental Health services provided for NYC Community for 50 years.
  • Members contribute to psychoanalytic scholarship through their published work and public discourse
  • Organization is democratic and grants lifelong voting membership.


  • Are one of the oldest and largest non-medical psychoanalytic institutes in the country, founded by Freud protégé Theodor Reik.
  • Fulfill the New York State License requirements in Psychoanalysis.
  • Are the home of The Psychoanalytic Review.
  • Train candidates from a variety of backgrounds — arts, social sciences, psychology, medicine, law, social work, and humanities.
  • Present scientific meetings on a range of important issues open to the general public.
  • Are located in the heart of Greenwich Village, convenient to all subway lines.