VAPS Committees

The VAPS Executive Committee consists of four elected officers (President, Past President, Secretary and Treasurer), all VAPS committee chairs, a Member-at-Large and the Division 39 Liason. The committee meets quarterly to review reports and coordinat...

The International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies (2005) defines applied psychoanalysis as the application of psychoanalysis to the entire range of human knowledge, with a focus on the subjective and relational aspects of the human unco...

The Bylaws Committee has been created to thoroughly review and revise the existing VAPS bylaws. The bylaws which were drafted and adopted over ten years ago were done so at a time when VAPS restructured to have an elected Executive Committee, wit...

The goals of the Membership Committee include recruiting and welcoming new members as well as retaining current members. The Membership Committee Chairperson is often the first contact that a potential member has with VAPS. In this role the Chair...

The mission of the Research Committee is to provide...

The Education Committee Chair(s) and the November Conference Chair are appointed by the President to serve for two years. Committee members come from the VAPS General Membership. The Education Committee’s goals are to promote educative psychoanal...