OUTREACH ACTIVITIES IN
THE EUROPEAN REGION
Fifth Edition – June 2012
EUROPEAN OUTREACH COMMITTEE (ED.)
Milagros Cid Sanz, David Clinton, Serge Frisch, Franziska Henningsen,
Martin Mahler, Paola Marion, Ellen Sparer, Stefanie Wilke, Franziska Ylander
During the presidential term of Professor Charles Hanly, an Outreach Committee was installed to counteract the dramatic decline of analytic practise, candidates and psychoanalysts. Psychoanalysis is often not acknowledged and respected despite its broad clinical competence. How can we gain more candidates and how can we find ways to support psychoanalysis in our culture and society? To meet these challenges the IPA Outreach Committee was given the task to find ways to make the psychoanalytic method understandable and attractive for the public without hurting its intimacy. Please click here to read full report (PDF).