Welcome to PSPP

The Philadelphia Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology is the local Chapter of Division 39 (Psychoanalysis) of the American Psychological Association. We are committed to providing psychoanalytically-oriented professionals and clinicians-in-training opportunities to exchange scholarly and clinical information to enhance their knowledge and skills through continuing education events, networking, funding, mentorship, and consultation.


Benefits including a reduced member-rate for events, a listserv, and mentorship opportunities.


We are committed to supporting and guiding our clinicians-in-training and early career professionals.

Continuing Education & Events

Discounted CE opportunities and free PSPP brunch series. See our of upcoming events and register!

Endowment &

Read about how you can contribute to our endowment funds or apply for a PSPP Endowment Award.

PSPP Upcoming Events

PSPP organizes, plans, and hosts a Fall and Spring program as well as Sunday Brunch series every year based on our membership’s diverse interests and feedback. A great way to network with colleagues, learn from others in the field and pick up continuing education credits. We feature speakers from our area as well as from around the country who present on a wide range of diverse topics. Read about our upcoming events and sign up today!
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  • Benefits of Membership


    PSPP membership allows for participation in our listserv to facilitate networking, referrals, mentorship, and professional development.

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    PSPP members enjoy discounted Fall/Spring program registration fees and free registration for our PSPP Brunch series, all of which provide Continuing Education opportunities for Licensed Psychologists and Social Workers.

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    PSPP is interested in promoting quality mental health services and in preserving confidential, psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

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    Published three times a year, the Newsletter keeps members abreast of information in the field of psychoanalytic psychology both locally and nationally.

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