Welcome to the Society for Psychoanalytic Studies, the Minnesota Chapter of Division 39 of the American Psychological Association!

The Society for Psychoanalytic Studies (SPS) is a community of mental health professionals of all disciplines, as well as lay individuals, dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.

This site provides important information about SPS, its membership, its history and mission, and upcoming news and events. It also contains a therapist directory and helpful resources, all of which can be accessed through the links on the left side of this page. Please feel free to contact us with questions, comments, or suggestions on our Contact Us page.


Quotes that you see around the website are favorite quotes of our members. We hope you enjoy them as well. If you have a quote that inspires you, please send us an email through our Contact Us page.

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.”
William James