Course Description

Master of Arts (MA) Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

The interpretation of dreams announced psychoanalysis to the world in 1900. In it Freud proposed that “the most complicated achievements of thought are possible without the assistance of consciousness.”This psychoanalytic position revolutionised our understanding of mental life and the basis of any psychological intervention.

CollegeDublin Business School (DBS)
Course LocationDublin
Course CategoryCounselling & Psychotherapy, Medicine & Healthcare
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Course DurationPart-time 3 Years
Carear PathCurrently a basic requirement for entry into work in the field of mental health is having experience of mental health settings during training. The MA in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy is unique in Ireland in providing a very impressive amount of hours in challenging clinical settings. A graduate with this amount of experience should satisfy concerns of any potential employer regarding their ability to work in such settings. In addition the MA provides a basis for developing private practice in the years following graduation. For the duration of the MA students begin their own personal analysis, the cornerstone of any practice calling itself psychoanalytic.
Phone01 417 7500
For information about Dublin Business School (DBS), please visit our College Profile page on by clicking here.

Make Enquiry

Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to Dublin Business School (DBS).
Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions & Cookie Information and agree to join the community.


Dublin Business School (DBS)
13/14 Aungier Street
Visit Website