Child and Adolescent Analytic Training is offered at a number of APsaA's accredited training institutes. Typically these programs are open to psychoanalytic candidates in an adult program who have a background in child work and individuals who have completed adult training elsewhere. At four of the institutes, under a pilot program, child clinicians who may pursue accelerated child training without prior adult analytic training.
The following APsaA accredited training institutes offer child and/or adolescent training programs. Requirements for admission and curricula vary some from institute to institute. Please review the Child/Adolescent Training Section of APsaA’s Principle and Standards for Education in Psychoanalysis to get a sense of the minimum requirements.
Those who train in child and/or adolescent psychoanalysis find the experience invaluable -and often discover this training enhances their treatment of adults.
Baltimore-Washington Institute for Psychoanalysis
Boston Psychoanalytic Institute & Psychoanalytic Institute of New England East
Center for Psychoanalytic Studies (Houston)
Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis
Cincinnati Psychoanalytic Institute
Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
Denver Institute for Psychoanalysis
Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute
New Center for Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles
New Orleans-Birmingham Psychoanalytic Center
New York Psychoanalytic Institute
Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia
The Psychoanalytic Institute affiliated with the NYU School of Medicine
Psychoanalytic Institute of the Carolinas
St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute
San Diego Psychoanalytic Institute
San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis
Seattle Psychoanalytic Society and Institute
Washington Psychoanalytic Institute
Western New England Institute for Psychoanalysis