Graduates of NYSPP's training programs are invited to join the Society of NYSPP. Membership is also open to similarly trained professionals whose approach and philosophy is in accordance with NYSPP.
The mission of the Society is to provide its members with a forum to continue learning, as well as to promote an enriching and supportive environment for clinicians. Both the School and the Society support the online Newsletter, The Day Residue. The Society also publishes an annual Membership Directory that is a valuable resource for clinical treatment referrals.
The Society of NYSPP has an elected Board of Directors which meets once a month.
An annual Scientific Meeting is held every Spring in New York City, featuring highly acclaimed professionals speaking on an array of psychoanalytic topics. The Scientific Meetings are open to the public, as well as alumni and members. Please see page for details.
Over the years, the Society has sponsored activities on Long Island and New Jersey that have included conferences, workshops, film and panel discussions.
The Society of NYSPP maintains a Speakers Bureau available to schools, clinics, agencies and religious and community groups. Speakers address a wide range of topics, such as child development, childhood trauma and trauma across the life cycle, substance abuse, divorce, mental health issues in foster care and adoption, and many others. To request a Speaker, please call 212 262-2381.
Ongoing educational workshops and seminars for alumni and members are provided throughout the academic year. Please see page for details.