Please click here to view a report from Civica Election Services outlining the results of the recent IPA election for regional Board Representatives.

The position statements of the candidates who have been elected, and who will take up office in July 2021, can be viewed below.

If you have any questions concerning the elections, please write to [email protected].


(Listed in alphabetical order)

Board Representatives from Europe (to take office in July 2021):

English | French | German | Spanish

Juan Francisco Artaloytia (Madrid Psychoanalytical Association)
Rachel Blass (Israel Psychoanalytic Society)
Lesley Caldwell (British Psychoanalytic Association)
Bernard Chervet (Paris Psychoanalytical Society)
Ingo Focke (German Psychoanalytical Society)
Luisa Masina (Italian Psychoanalytical Society)
Conceição Tavares de Almeida (Portuguese Society of Psychoanalysis)

Board Representatives from Latin America (to take office in July 2021):

English | Spanish

Gleda Brandão Araújo (Psychoanalytic Society of Mato Grosso do Sul)
Anette Blaya Luz (Porto Alegre Psychoanalytical Society)
Claudia Borensztejn (Asociación Psicoanalítica Argentina)
Eduardo Gastelumendi (Peru Psychoanalytic Society)
Mariano Horenstein (Asociación Psicoanalítica de Córdoba)
Jani Santamaria (Asociación Psicoanalítica Mexicana)
Laura Verissimo de Posadas (Uruguayan Psychoanalytical Association)

Board Representatives from North America (to take office in July 2021):

English | French

Louis Brunet (Canadian Psychoanalytic Society)
Paula Ellman (Contemporary Freudian Society)
Jonathan House (APsaA)
Sue Kolod (APsaA)
Britt-Marie Schiller (APsaA)
Mark Smaller (APsaA)
Randi Wirth (Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research)