The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA), the oldest and largest national organization for professional psychoanalysts, was founded in 1911. APsaA is a publisher of a peer-reviewed quarterly scholarly Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association (JAPA), the creator of the professional standards and ethics for psychoanalysts, and a constituent of the International Psychoanalytical Association. The Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute is an affiliate of the American Psychoanalytic Association. This collection of APsaA records held at BPSI Archives reflects the old versions of APsaA constitutions and by-laws, earlier minutes and meeting related correspondence, recently added papers of late Dr. Sanford Gifford (1918-2013) related to the activity of the APsaA History and Archives Committee, and the APsaA Association of Administrators Meeting Records and Related Materials, 1957-2010.
Finding Aid for this collection is posted here.