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Han Groen Prakken Institute – The European Psychoanalytic Institute (EPI)


The Han Groen Prakken Institute – The European Psychoanalytic Institute is a joint creation of the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA) and the European Psychoanalytical Federation (EPF).

The Mission of the Institute is to provide training to assure the effective development of psychoanalysis in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Its aims are:

To improve the quality of life for those people in Eastern Europe and the states of the former Soviet Union who suffer from psychological disorders and emotional disturbances;

To enable appropriately educated and trained clinicians to contribute to the welfare of those in their care, to the body of knowledge in the field, and to the enhancement of the educational processes that lead to the attainment of a professional level of skill and knowledge.

For further information please visit the Institute's own website shown above.

Full NamePosition in SocietyIPA MembershipBegin Date
Dr. Christoph E. WalkerDirector of Training InstituteMember7/10/2014109859
Igor M. KadyrovDirector of Training InstituteMember7/10/2014140494
Endel TalvikDirector of Training InstituteMember7/10/2014146051
Dr. Paolo FondaDirector of Training InstituteMember4/10/2002102591
Frau Eva Schmid-GloorOfficerMember7/10/2014109522
Irina MalyshkoIPSO RepresentativeNon Member1/1/2015162791