ipa congress 2025
CALL FOR PROPOSALS We are pleased to invite proposals for the 54th IPA Congress, which is being held alongside the 28th IPSO Conference in Lisbon, Portugal 2025.
The proposals deadline is 30th June 2024.

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ipa mission
IPA in the World: an overview of our vision and what we are working towards.
Membership discussions scheduled for May and June: In-person training and proposal for procedural code revisions to telesessions.
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Artificial intelligence
Friday 31 May
Psychoanalysis and Artificial Intelligence
Fernando Castrillon, Luca Possati, Leora Trub
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education webinar
Friday 7th June: Psychoanalysts in Educational Settings: Attending to Children's Inner World as the World Outside is in Turmoil
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officers reflection
April update
The IPA Board has approved a proposal for a revision to the Procedural Code, emphasising in-person training but allowing telesessions in exceptional cases.
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Compulsive Body/Mind
20-28 September
Early Bird prices until 1 July 2024
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The Mourning Process and its Importance in Mental Illness
A Psychoanalytic understanding of psychiatric diagnosis and classification

Saturday 15 June
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Exploring Irrationality in Self and Organization. An Experiential Working Conference for IPA Psychoanalysts
24-27 May 2024 
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Off the Couch Podcast: Bystanding as Perversion: “We need to forget about what we actually did not even see here” with Jan Borowicz, PhD 
Little Cultural Gift: Aboriginal Artist Gloria Petyarre (Australia)
Journal Club
(14 June): 
Contemporary Psychoanalysis and the Legacy of the Third Reich with Emily Kuriloff, PsyD and Jack Drescher MD
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COCAP Blog Hey, leave those kids to dream and play by Teresa Flores, M.D
Committee of the Month: Violence Committee
Deadline for applications:
24 May 2024

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IPA webinar (28 June): Music, adolescence and psychoanalysis Teresa Flores, M.D
Talks on Psychoanalysis Podcast: Inanimate Objects in the Frame - Jacqueline Godfrind
Send us your book proposal! Your book will become part of an outstanding list that includes books by some of the greatest contemporary minds.
Notice of Formal Ethics Actions A notice has been published in relation to the expulsion from IPA membership of a member of the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California (PINC) who was found in breach of PINC’s Ethics Guidelines. Read more.