Admission Procedures

Those interested in learning in the program will be invited to acquaintance meetings, with two faculty members. The acquaintance process may necessitate several such meetings.

Applicants to the program will submit:

  • A personal essay as a means for preliminary acquaintance. The essay will address specifically and in detail the significance of applying to this unique program.
  • Two letters of recommendation by references with whom the admission committee may consult.
  • Academic diplomas, as well as documentary evidence of clinical training and registration with the Health Ministry.

We are bound to preserving the privacy and confidentiality of the whole application process, and the confidentiality of all personal information submitted by applicants will be guaranteed according to the ethical principles.
A Training Covenant: Upon admission to the program, Human Spirit and the student will mutually commit to a study contract. A second contract will be signed upon receiving the research scholarship. 

The process of application to the program will open on October 1, 2017, and end on January 31, 2018.
Responses to the applicants will be delivered by May 31, 2018.
The training program of the second class will open on October 22, 2018.

The Human Spirit program will take place in the Association’s residence, Adam Campus, in the town of Lod, 1 Aharon Ben Hemo St. The academic program is intended to open every three years.

To apply for admission, application forms and for additional information, please contact the secretary of the Israel Association for Self Psychology and the Study of Subjectivity: P.O.B. 115, Misgav Dov 7686700 Tel. +972-50-5419907; +972-50-6545499
E mail

The full description of the program of studies and application forms are available under Human Spirit program and for downloading here
An application fee of 600 NIS must accompany the application form, the check payable to Israel Association for Self Psychology. This fee will cover the costs of processing the application.