We welcome licensed mental health providers as professional members. Graduate students in clinical or counseling psychology, or social work, may join as student members. Undergraduate students with a demonstrated interest in psychoanalysis may apply for student membership if they are sponsored in writing by a Professional Member and approved by the Membership Committee. Others interested in psychoanalysis may join as scholar members upon approval of the APS Board. No previous knowledge or specific training in psychoanalytic studies are necessary.
APS' membership year is August 1-July 31.
The four membership categories, with corresponding dues, are:
Graduate Student - clinical or counseling psychology or social work, $25;
Early-Career Professional (ECP); ECPs are those in the first 7 years after completing a graduate program in a healthcare profession, $45;
Professional - Licensed Health Service Providers, $80;
Scholar - retired providers or others interested in psychoanalysis (pending Board approval), $50.
To join, please select the appropriate membership category at the bottom of this page.
Payment may be made online (preferred) but those who wish to pay by check (written to APS) may mail their membership dues to:
Scott Swan, PhD
1005 Kenesaw Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37919
If you choose to pay by check, please complete the online renewal process (except the payment portion)
so that you will be added to our membership directory.
If you have questions, please contact APS President Joyce Cartor, PhD.