Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center

401 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 412-661-4224


The Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center (PPC) is a training and educational institution affiliated with and accredited by the American Psychoanalytic Association.

Psychoanalysis is a psychological theory developed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries by Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud (1856-1939). Psychoanalytic psychotherapy is a form of therapy that focuses on the whole person, using non-judgemental attidude, empathy, caring and understanding in order to help the individual resolve his/her symptoms, develop confidence, and self definition, and improve interpersonal relationships.

PPC offers extensive training programs and educational opportunities to mental health professionals, psychiatric residents and members of the community. These programs are designed to further the practice of psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

The Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center is located in commercial space on the first floor of the Kenmawr Apartments. In addition to offices, the center offers valuable services to the profession and the public, including meeting/classroom space and an extensive library.

Hours of operation

Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


A parking lot is located in fron of Kenmawr Apartments. On-street parking is also available.

In partnership with Pittsburgh A&E Group