who is eligible to grandparent?
The American Board of Psychoanalysis provides the following education and training criteria to be eligible for certification by grandparenting:
Grandparenting applications will be accepted until June 30, 2018
APsaA: American Psychoanalytic Association
To be eligible for grandparenting an analyst must be certified on or before December 31, 2015 and applications
Applicants must complete an application form and provide information including date of certification, training institute, date of birth, address, proof of licensure and attestation to good ethical standing.
The ABPsa will verify licensure and the certification and a certificate will be issued within 8 weeks.
If you are ABPP certified, please send to the ABPsa a copy of your certificate or letter from ABPP showing your initial and expiration dates.
The initial grandparenting fee is $150 to cover the cost of the verification process, data entry and issuance of a certificate. Certification is valid for one year and has a recertification fee of $150. ABPsa will not be subsidized by any organization. The commitment is to assure its independence therefore its financial well being depends entirely on fees from applications for certification, annual registry renewal fees, donations and grants.
Fellows listed on the Registry of Fellows of the ABPsa have the opportunity to create an individual profile and establish a web presence through the ABPsa web site.