Incorporated according to the Swiss Civil Code Art. 60 ff. 1981 in Berne.


  • Congress Venue

    December 12, 2018
    UDK | BERLIN UNIVERSITY OF ARTS Hardenbergstraße 33 | 10623 Berlin  
  • First Announcement

    December 12, 2018
    Here you can download the 1 announcement of the upcoming WADP Congress 2020 in Berlin/Germany. The topic of the congress is “Peace and aggression – a social challenge for psychiatry and psychotherapy.”  
  • Review of the last Congress

    August 11, 2018
    The 18th World congress of the World Association for Dynamic Psychiatry (WADP), an affiliated WPA member, “Creative Processes in Psychotherapy and Psychiatry” was held in Florence, Italy from the 19 to 22 April 2017. The capital of renaissance, city of arts, culture and natural beauty was the best possible host for such a scientific event. No wonder that it was the best attended WADP congress ever, speaking about the geography of the participants. Psychiatrists, psychotherapists, specialists in neuroscience, clinical psychologists [...]
  • Last congress 2017

    August 10, 2017
    This video gives you a closer look at the last congress 2017  in Florenz | Italy.  
  • Guenter Ammon Award

    April 14, 2016
    Picture above: The Executive Council of the WADP honored Dmitry Mikhaylovich Saraykin for his scientific work “Motivation as characteristic of social energy” with the Günther Ammon Award 2007.   The criteria for the Günter Ammon award are the following: The Günter Ammon Award will be given at every World Congress of the WADP according to these regulations. The award will be given to a young author – not over 40 years of age – of a scientific paper on research, [...]
  • About the WADP

    September 6, 2018
    The present aims and objectives of the WADP are to integrate Dynamic Psychiatric work about Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis and Group Dynamics in psychiatric hospitals or ambulatory work. The WADP’s activities in the area of reinstating mental health are the prophylactic work with children and parents in ambulatory psychoanalytic, psychiatric, psychotherapeutic, inpatient dynamic psychiatric treatments and after-care. Our close cooperation with the Deutsche Akademie für Psychoanalyse/German Academy for Psychoanalysis enables teaching and training in psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and in group dynamics as [...]
  • Membership Application

    September 6, 2018
    Membership is open to persons of all professions. Colleagues and professionals interested in psychoanalysis, psychiatry, psychotherapy; social workers, nurses, nursery workers are also welcome to join. Moreover, psychologists and interested university faculty and people from various disciplines are very welcome, too. Non-verbal therapists in art, music, dance etc. are encouraged to join and contribute to the work of Dynamic Psychiatry.   Expectations: To create and develop projects, e.g. to set up Dynamic Psychiatric hospital activities such as Dynamic Psychiatric departments [...]
  • Anti-war Declaration of Athens

    March 25, 2016
    Humanity stands witness to the catastrophic impact of wars. The recent refugee crisis in Europe resulting from the war in Syria and elsewhere is a tragic example of the impact of war and its grave mental health consequences. The Society of Preventive Psychiatry, the Hellenic Psychiatric Association, The Psychiatric Association for Eastern Europe and the Balkans and the Serbian Psychiatric Association have taken the initiative to prepare the attached Anti-War Declaration in the hope that along with other such initiatives [...]