The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry is dedicated to providing psychoanalytic and psychodynamic psychiatrists with a forum for exchanging ideas, a paradigm for leadership in advocating for psychoanalytic principles in psychiatry, and a voice for promoting psychodynamic understanding in the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric patients in medical education and residency training as well as within the American Psychiatric Association.

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The Academy welcomes medical students, residents, and licensed psychiatrists interested in psychodynamic psychiatry. To download a Membership Application Membership Application.pdf

58th Annual Meeting

New York, NY

May 1-3, 2014

“Psychodynamic Therapy 75 Years After Freud”

Program Co-Chairs: Drs. Gerald P. Perman & Scott C. Schwartz
CME Committee Chair:  Dr. Silvia Olarte
Chair of Scientific Program Committee: Dr. Eugenio Rothe

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Watch for details of the Second Annual Silent Art Auction, the Special Awards Dinner, the Book Exhibit and the Residents Luncheon.  Also, please plan to visit the Academy’s Exhibit Booth (Booth #1829) in the APA Exhibit Hall!

The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry
Executive Director: Jacquelyn T. Coleman, CAE
One Regency Drive - P.O. Box 30 - Bloomfield, CT 06002
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