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In 2001, The Psychoanalytic Consortium established the ACPEinc to be an autonomous not-for-profit accrediting agency to implement its Standards. In 2010, in consultation with community of interest, the ACPEinc revised Standards to reflect contemporary actuality - distance learning, analysis of child and adolescent patients, protection of candidates and their patients, disaster plan… read more about who we are.

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This website was made possible by a generous grant from the Group for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy in Psychology.

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Download the December 15, 2020 PDF: Standards of Psychoanalytic Education

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