Welcome to the website of the Northern Ireland Association for the Study of Psychoanalysis (NIASP). Please browse through the pages on the menus above or at the bottom of the page to learn more about us and what we do.
NIASP is a Member Institution of the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC), which is the major regulating body for the provision of psychoanalytic based therapies in the UK. Through the BPC, our Association is accredited with the Professional Standards Authority. All full members of NIASP are registered with the BPC and practice within its codes of professional conduct, ethics and complaints procedures.
NIASP offers the only BPC recognised professional psychotherapy training in Northern Ireland.
Our members have extensive clinical experience as psychoanalysts, psychoanalytic psychotherapists, child psychotherapists, group analysts, psychiatrists and supervisors, and the majority of our Members live and work in Northern Ireland, both in the NHS and in private practice.
Northern Ireland Charity Number: NIC 100786