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.
Upcoming Courses & Events
Working with narcissistically-vulnerable clients through the lens of contemporary Self Psychology with Don Schimmel, PhD
Monday, September 27, 2021 6:30pm to 8:00pm, Monday, October 11, 2021 6:30pm to 8:00pm, Monday, October 18, 2021 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 7:30pm to 9:00pm, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 7:30pm to 9:00pm, Tuesday, October 26, 2021 7:30pm to 9:00pm, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Speaking Relationally: From Interpretation to Complex Dialogue in Relational Psychoanalysis with Dr. Roy Barsness
Friday, October 22, 2021 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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.
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