The aims of the Brasília Psychoanalytic Society are those of the IPA, including:
a) to promote the study, research, development and application of Psychoanalysis (created by Sigmund Freud);
b) stimulate the union between its members to acquire, develop, disseminate and apply knowledge of psychoanalytic approaches;
c) work together with relevant organisations in matters concerning the formulation and implementation of health programmes, especially the area of mental health, provided that this is compatible with its objectives;
d) maintain a Publications Department;
e) maintain exchange and cooperate with the International Psychoanalytic Association (IPA) and with societies and associations who are part of the IPA, as well as with FEBRAPSI, promoting and stimulating cultural and scientific exchanges;
f) uphold the interests and rights of psychoanalysts, participating in the drafting of appropriate legislation to psychoanalytical practice in the country;
g) provide social assistance as long as possible, in case of need for any one of its members;
h) create and maintain an Institute of Psychoanalysis whose mission will provide the means to train and qualify, in all its different stages, their candidates the psychoanalysts.
For further information please visit the Society's own website shown above.