American Group Psychotherapy Association
Description of Organisation: The American Group Psychotherapy Association is a not for profit multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to enhancing the practice, theory, and research of group psychotherapy.
Association of Child Psychotherapists
Description of Organisation: The Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP) is the professional body for Psychoanalytic Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists in the UK. It is responsible for regulating the training and practice standards of child and adolescent psychotherapy and is an accredited register of the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
British Association of Art Therapists
Description of Organisation: The British Association of Art Therapists (BAAT) is the professional organisation for art therapists in the UK. It works to promote art therapy and provides professional
support and advice to its members.
The British Psychological Society
Description of Organisation: The British Psychological Society is a registered charity which acts as the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK, and is responsible for the
promotion of excellence and ethical practice in the science, education and application of the discipline.
EFT International School
Description of Organisation: The organization offers training in emotionally focused therapy.
European Psychoanalytic Federation
Description of Organisation: The European Psychoanalytical Federation functions as an arena of exchange and an intellectual forum for all psychoanalytical societies of Europe. The European Psycho-Analytical Federation (EPF), the scientific federation of all European psychoanalytical Societies and Study Groups belonging to the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA), has been in existence for more than 40 years. Today, it incorporates around 5.000 members coming from 36 Societies in 25 European countries in which more than 20 languages are spoken.
European Society of Sexual Medicine
Description of Organisation: The European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) is a not-for-profit, multidisciplinary, academic, and scientific organisation dedicated to male and female sexual function
Health and Care Professions Council, UK
Description of Organisation: The HCPC is a health and care professionals regulator that was set up to protect the public. To do this, they maintain a Register of health and care professionals who
meet their standards for training, professional skills, behavior, and health.
International Association of Analytic Psychology (IAAP)
Description of Organisation: The International Association of Analytic Psychology was formed in 1920; it is the oldest international association of psychologists. It aims to promote the science and practice of applied psychology and to facilitate interaction and communication among applied psychologists around the world.
International Association of Expressive Sandwork (IAES)
Description of Organisation: Expressive Sandwork is a transcultural, non-verbal method of therapeutic care for situation in which individual psychotherapy is not available. Volunteers receive training from IAES trainers to offer the therapy to children between the ages of 5 and 15 years in emergency situations, disaster settings, and as a long-term intervention in vulnerable communities.
International Association for Jungian Studies (IAJS)
Description of Organisation: The International Association for Jungian Studies is a multidisciplinary association dedicated to the exploration and exchange of views about all aspects of the broader cultural legacy of Jung’s work and the history of analytical psychology. Through the development of Jungian and post-Jungian studies, the IAJS aims to aid the understanding of contemporary cultural trends and the history of psychological and cultural tendencies.
International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy (IARPP)
Description of Organisation: The IARPP was founded in 2001 to promote the development of relational psychoanalysis. It is an international community of professionals and individuals committed to developing relational perspectives and exploring similarities and differences with other approaches to analysis and psychotherapy.
International Association of Psychoanalytic Self Psychology (IAPSP)
Description of Organisation: IAPSP is an Illinois, U.S. non-profit corporation comprising an international community of physicians, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, and nurse practitioners who are interested in a dialogue between their particular fields of study and the epistemology and theory of self psychology.
International Psychoanalytic Studies Organisation (IPSO)
Description of Organisation: The IPSO was established in 1971. It aims to promote the development of psychoanalysts-in-training through opportunities to publish and present, original clinical, theoretical, and research papers in regional and international Congresses. IPSO provides the connection between psychoanalytic trainee candidates with the International Psychoanalytic Association.
International Journal of Couple & Family Psychoanalysis (International Advisory Board)
Description of Organisation: Couple and Family Psychoanalysis Journal is a new international journal sponsored by the Bristish Society of Couple Psychotherapists and Counsellors, the Professional Association of the Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships and aims to promote the theory and practice of working with couple and family relationships from a psychoanalytic perspective. It seeks to provide a
forum for disseminating current ideas and research and for developing clinical practice.
Institute of Group Analysis (IGA)
Description of Organisation: The Institute of Group Analysis (IGA) was established in 1971 by Dr SH Foulkes and a group of colleagues to provide clinical training in group psychotherapy in the United
Kingdom. The IGA is a National Institute dedicated to providing high quality training in the field of group psychotherapy
International Masterson Institute New York
Description of Organisation: The Masterson Institute evolved from the work of its founder James F. Masterson, M.D. and from the contributions of the Institute faculty, which aimed to promote a developmental, self and object relations approach to the psychotherapy of the personality disorders, to teach that approach to other mental health professionals, and to foster further research in the field. The Institute offers several study programmes in this field.
International Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health
Description of Organisation: The International Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health was formed at an international conference in 1980. The principal aim of the Society is to promote, facilitate and communicate about research into all aspects of the mental health of women, their infants and partners around the time of childbirth. This involves a broad range of research activities ranging from basic
science through to health services research.
International Neuropsychoanalysis Association
Description of Organisation: The Neuropsychoanalysis Association is an international network of non-profit organizations that support a dialogue between the neurosciences and psychoanalysis. Based in
New York City, London, and Cape Town, we provide resources for clinicians, researchers, students, and the general public, including our journal, conferences, research grants, and educational programs.
International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA)
Description of Organisation: The IPA was founded in 1910. It is the world’s primary accrediting and regulatory body for psychoanalysis. It’s aims include creating new psychoanalytic groups, stimulating debate, conducting research, developing training policies and establishing links with other bodies.
Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy (IPC)
Description of Organisation: Founded in 1971, The Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy (ICP) is one of the oldest and largest not-for-profit mental health training and treatment facilities in New York City. The Institute offers high quality therapy at low to moderate cost, post-graduate training for therapists, and works to educates the public about mental health issues.
ISST (International Society for Sandplay Therapy)
Description of Organisation: The International Society for Sandplay Therapy is based in Zurich. It has defined guidelines for training and teaching in Sandplay Therapy in order to protect the professional
standard of the work. It continues to provide an international forum for the exchange of professional experience with Sandplay Therapy.
Description of Organisation: Prepare/Enrich aims to equip marriage champions, couples, and families with evidence-based skills and insights to foster healthy relationships. The P/E assessment is a relationship assessment for couples, which helps them understand and value their relationships by identifying their strengths, weaknesses, and opportunities for growth.
Psychoanalytic Training Institute (PTI)
Description of Organisation: The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society is a Component Institute of the International Psychoanalytic Association. It offers a variety of programs in both New York City and Washington, DC for students interested in psychoanalysis, child psychoanalysis, psychoanalytic psychotherapy, and parent-infant treatment.
The Biodanza School
Description of Organisation: Biodanza is a system of stress relief and personal development aimed at “putting life first”. Biodanza uses a combination of music, movement, and expression to help people to
tap into their innate sense of joy, self esteem and self confidence, creating feelings of connectedness and love for themselves and others.
Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute
Description of Organisation: The Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute is dedicated to resolving trauma worldwide by providing state-of-the-art professional training and public education in the Somatic Experiencing method.
Description of Organisation: The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust is a specialist mental health trust based in north London. The Trust specialises in talking therapies. The education and training department caters for 2,000 students a year from the United Kingdom and abroad.
The Focusing Institute, New York (TFI)
Description of Organisation: The International Focusing Institute is an international, cross-cultural organization dedicated to supporting individuals and groups world-wide who are teaching, practicing, and
developing Focusing and its underlying philosophy.
United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
Description of Organisation: The UKCP is the leading organisation for the education, training, accreditation and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors in the UK. It exist to promote and maintain high standards of practice of psychotherapy and psychotherapeutic counselling for the benefit of the public throughout the United Kingdom.
World Association for Infant Mental Health (WAIMH)
Description of Organisation: The World Association for Infant Mental Health promotes education, research, and study of the effects of mental, emotional, and social development during infancy on later normal and psychopathological development through international and interdisciplinary cooperation, publications, affiliate associations, and through regional and biennial congresses devoted to scientific, educational, and clinical work with infants and their caregivers