About FiP

About the Forum for Independent Psychotherapists

The Forum for Independent Psychotherapists Ltd is a member organisation of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy. It is committed to a critical evaluation of theoretical difference and provides a forum where psychoanalytic psychotherapists of different orientations can meet to examine clinical and theoretical issues.

FiP Ltd came into being in early 1997 to meet the need for a non-aligned, pluralistic, psychoanalytic organisation, and has attracted members from across the country and abroad.

FiP Ltd is an accrediting organisation of the Council for Psychoanalysis & Jungian Analysis (CPJA) section of the UKCP. For information about the process of accreditation please see the accreditation page. Accreditation Criteria can be seen here and you can request a Stage 1 Accreditation Form here.