JOIN THE BPSI COMMUNITY

Thank you for your interest in the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.

BPSI welcomes clinicians, scholars and members of the community interested in psychoanalysis.

Located at 141 Herrick Road in Newton Centre, Massachusetts, BPSI offers post-graduate training in psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy, classes for clinicians and non-clinicians, and a wide-ranging series of public lectures, seminars and events.  Supported by our in-house Hanns Sachs Library with its extensive book, journal, and archive collections and knowledgeable library staff, BPSI is a place of creative collaboration among a diverse gathering of people devoted to the study, practice, and application of psychoanalytic ideas.  It is a home for professional development and lifelong learning.

We invite you to join with us through one of our membership or partnership options. Benefits include:

  • Membership rates to all BPSI conferences and academic lectures
  • Free tuition to all Explorations in Mind courses
  • Full access to BPSI’s Hanns Sachs Library and its extensive archives, book-borrowing privileges
  • Discounted subscription rates to many journals

For questions or to receive an application, please contact Drew Brydon, Systems & Resource Administrator (dbrydon@bpsi.org).


Community Partner $450/year

This partnership offers up to 125 Continuing education credits for clinicians (CMEs, CEs, & CEUs) per year and up to 25 NBCC Clock Hours per year.
Members of the community (clinician and non-clinician) who are interested in psychoanalysis are invited to become Community Partners. Benefits also include access to the online database Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing (PEP).


Student Partner $75/year

Students who are enrolled in a degree-granting program or PIP Residents (Program in Psychodynamics for whom dues are waived) are invited to become Student Partners. Benefits also include access to the online database Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing (PEP). Student Partners are welcome to participate in special programs for early career clinicians.


Academic Partner $100/year

Scholars, teachers, and non-clinical faculty of universities, colleges, and secondary schools are invited to become Academic Partners. Benefits also include access to the online database Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing (PEP). Academic Partners receive opportunities to participate in BPSI’s Academic Affiliation and Research Division activities.


Adjunct Member $515/year

This membership offers up to 125 Continuing education credits for clinicians (CMEs, CEs, & CEUs) per year and up to 25 NBCC Clock Hours per year.
Graduates of Psychoanalytic Training Programs who are primarily affiliated with another Training Institution may be eligible for Adjunct membership. Adjunct Members are welcome to all member events and can offer Explorations in Mind Program courses.


Psychoanalyst Member $1,430/year

This membership offers up to 125 Continuing education credits for clinicians (CMEs, CEs, & CEUs) per year and up to 25 NBCC Clock Hours per year.
Graduates of Psychoanalytic Training Programs may be eligible for Psychoanalyst membership providing they meet BPSI training equivalency requirements. Psychoanalyst Members are eligible to vote in BPSI elections, chair committees, run for elective office, and apply for faculty appointment in the Psychoanalytic Institute. In addition, Psychoanalyst Members can offer Explorations in Mind Program courses. Psychoanalyst Members receive access to the BPSI referral listserv and database, as well as access to the online database Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing (PEP).