Publish a book with the IPA

The IPA Publications Committee is interested in receiving proposals with ideas for new publications. The Committee is specifically seeking book proposals on clinical and theoretical psychoanalysis; and would like to encourage single authored proposalsClick here to see a complete series of IPA publications.

  • Proposals are welcome from both members and candidates of the IPA.
  • The proposals should specify which of the type of publication is being presented, a working title and a description of no more than 2-3 double spaced pages.  
  • Any completed papers or proposed contributions may also be sent. 
  • The IPA does not publish papers or series lectures from conferences, symposiums etc.
  • Proposals sent to the IPA will not be accepted if they are also under consideration by other publishing houses.


1/ A clear introduction of the book is required which illustrates the content and meaningfulness of the book to a psychoanalytical readership.

2/ TWO chapters are required that are specific of the book.

3/ Proposals must be sent in ENGLISH - the IPA does not cover the costs of translations.

Please CLICK HERE to download the Proposal Form

To send your proposal or for more information please contact: Rhoda Bawdekar, Publishing Manager,