Welcome to the Northwest Alliance for Psychoanalytic Study

The Northwest Alliance for Psychoanalytic Study is a non-profit interdisciplinary organization dedicated to making psychoanalytic knowledge available and useful to interested professionals and the larger community in the Pacific Northwest. Membership in the Alliance is open to professionals in mental health, health care, and human services, regardless of academic discipline, who seek the deeper human understanding that psychoanalysis can provide. The Alliance is a local chapter of the Division of Psychoanalysis (Division 39) of the American Psychological Association.

Upcoming Courses & Events

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, July 23, 2024 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, July 30, 2024 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, August 6, 2024 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, September 28, 2024 9:00am to 1:00pm

Become a Member
Join our growing network of psychotherapists in the Pacific Northwest and receive discounts on all events—and more!

Many courses are offered by various Alliance members and other professionals from the wider psychoanalytic community.

Find a Therapist
If you are looking to begin therapy, our database of members is a great place to start. You can find a therapist by specialty or by location.

Alliance Discussions
Share resources, referrals, and announcements with the NWAPS community
Hear national and international clinicians speak on relevant and timely topics
Check out our published books