Dr. Herbert S. Gross Receives 2021 Distinguished Service Award

Herbert S. Gross, MD 2021 APsaA Distinguished Service Award

June 9, 2021 New York, NY 

Herbert S. Gross, MD, a psychoanalyst and psychiatrist in Rockville, Maryland was awarded a 2021 Distinguished Service Award by the American Psychoanalytic Association.

In receiving this award, Dr. Gross is recognized for his nearly half-century of service to APsaA on behalf of patients, our mental health communities and the psychoanalytic field. 

APsaA Denounces Court Decision on Conversion Therapy


New York, NY - November 25, 2020 - The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) denounces the recent decision in the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals which voided local Florida laws designed to protect minors from the dangerous and fraudulent practice of conversion therapy.

APsaA Calls for Moral Leadership


New York, NY - October 13, 2020 - With a critical election weeks away, the American Psychoanalytic Association is calling on its members to vote for candidates who uphold psychoanalytic values and demonstrate moral leadership. The Association’s President and President-elect have issued the following statement to its 3,000 members:

APsaA's Holmes Commission on Racial Equality


The American Psychoanalytic Association's Responses to Current and Chronic Racial Injustice:  

APsaA Statement on Racism


APsaA Statement on Racism 

The American Psychoanalytic Association affirms its support of Black Lives Matter and will strive to become an antiracist organization. In the words of Ibram X. Kendi, “The only way to undo racism is to constantly identify it and describe it—and then dismantle it.” We are committed to this effort.