About

The Scottish Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists (SAPP) was established in 1972. Its aims were to be a centre for the dissemination of the nature and significance of psychoanalytic psychotherapy through research and teaching, and to provide a high quality and fully accredited training of adult psychoanalytic psychotherapy in Scotland.

SAPP is a member organisation of the British Psychoanalytic Council.

SAPP is managed by a Board of Trustees who are responsible for its governance and its activities which include:

  • Continuing Professional Development for members
  • Training in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Scotland
  • Conferences
  • Finance
  • Ethics and Professional Standards
  • Promoting and Disseminating Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Scotland