Complete the application process for admission online with a $100 application fee. Applications are considered on a rolling basis and also include a personal interview. Applicants are required to carry professional liability insurance and to provide their own psychotherapy patients for consultation. Admission preference is given to New York State licensed mental health professionals whose scope of practice includes private and institutional psychotherapy. Psychotherapists with other educational backgrounds may apply. Familiarity with psychodynamic thinking and personal experience in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis are factors in the admissions process. We strongly recommend that students be in treatment to maximize the benefits of the training program.
Admission preferences will be given to New York State licensed mental health professionals whose licensed “scope of practice” includes the practice of psychotherapy, either privately or in institutional settings. Other therapists possessing a different educational background may also apply.
The IPPP program fosters collegiality and involvement in the overall Institute community. During the course of the program, all IPPP students are invited to take part in various activities such as the Institute’s Tuesday morning Clinical Education Meetings, the Psychoanalytic Society Colloquia and ongoing Study Groups (including LGBTQ, Race and Psychoanalysis, Sexual Abuse, and Artists)