The Melbourne Institute for Psychoanalysis is pleased to offer the following Outreach Activities for 2018

Ourselves at Work : From Theory to Practice 2018
A 10 week course
The use of psychoanalytic thinking to understand work experiences.
For more information click on the title or see under 'Events and Courses'
A 4 week discussion group
A space for mothers to think about the experience of new motherhood, their experience, the baby's experience and the couple's experience
To be held at The Melbourne Institute for Psychoanalysis 
February & March 2018
For more information click on the title or see under 'Events and Courses'


The function of the Melbourne Branch, under the auspices of the Australian Psychoanalytical Society (APAS), is the training of Psychoanalysts.

Alongside the Society Branches, the Melbourne Institute is a locally incorporated organization which deals with financial, administrative and scientific matters.

Members of the Melbourne Institute for Psychoanalysis: their work
MIP members have their own private practices and are engaged in a variety of clinical and non-clinical educational activities both within the local Institute and a number of other institutional settings e.g. universities and hospitals. In addition local psychoanalysts undertake supervision of clinical work in psychotherapy by other mental health professionals and offer primary and secondary consultations.

What is the APAS?
The Australian Psychoanalytical Society (APAS) is a component society of the International Psychoanalytical Association a worldwide organisation of over 10,000 members, which monitors standards for psychoanalytic practice worldwide.

The illustrations in this website are by Melbourne artist Fay Plamka for MIP - Sigmund Freud, Melanie Klein & Wilfred Bion.