"[If] society is in danger, it is not because of man's aggressiveness but because of the repression of personal aggressiveness in individuals."

— Donald Winnicott

"Aggression in Relation to Emotional Development" 1950 


Expand your horizons

The Minnesota Psychoanalytic Society offers a range of educational programs for its members, the mental health community and the public at large. These programs aim to further psychoanalytic understanding for both clinicians and other professionals.  

Clinical Fellowships

Sponsored by the MPSI Psychotherapy Center for psychotherapists passionate about their work and committed to developing their skills as psychodynamically informed clinicians. Please click here for more information.

Fellowships in Applied Psychoanalysis

Apply psychoanalytic concepts to your work under the guidance of mentors. The Fellowship in Applied Psychoanalysis is an academic honor awarded to individuals in a variety of fields. Please click here for more information.

Process & Technique Groups

Advance your clinical practice with ongoing clinical seminars. Led by experienced psychoanalysts, participants track the intrapsychic and interpersonal process with attention to identifying interventions that further the therapeutic endeavor. Please click here to find out more about MPSI Process & Technique groups.