INCLUSION IN THE DIRECTORY
Institutes and Initiatives on this list are affiliated with the Viktor Frankl Institute
Vienna and/or are certified members of the International Association of Logotherapy and
Existential Analysis (IALEA).
Considering occasional questionable offers in the field, the International Association
of Logotherapy and Existential Analysis at the Viktor Frankl Institute aims to safeguard
the public and prospective clients and trainees in logotherapy and existential analysis;
additionally, it tries to promote high excellence standards in the professional conduct
of logotherapy training, practice, and research.
ETHICAL PRINCIPLES AND PROFESSIONAL CODE OF CONDUCT
Certified Member Institutes and Initiatives follow the Ethical Principles of Psychologists
and Code of Conduct of the American Psychological Association (APA). This Ethics Code
applies to all activities that are part of the logotherapists' scientific and therapeutic
functions, such as the clinical or counseling practice of logotherapy, research, teaching,
supervision of trainees, development of assessment instruments, conducting assessments,
educational counseling, organizational consulting, social intervention, administration,
and other activities as well. The ethical guidelines and the professional code of conduct
can be found here: APA Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct.
INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION OF TRAINED LOGOTHERAPISTS
Many of the training and educational Institutes listed below offer accredited training
programs and courses in Viktor Frankl's logotherapy and existential analysis.
Successful completion of the full training entitles alumnis to apply for certified
individual membership at the International Association. After approval of the application
for individual membership and pledging to follow the Ethical Principles and Professional
Code of Conduct mentioned above, accredited members will be listed in the International
Directory of Logotherapists and will receive an accreditation certificate. Further
benefits of individual membership include patient and client referrals and discount fees
for the BiAnnual International Vienna "Future of Logotherapy" Congresses. For further
information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that individual accreditation and membership is restricted to alumni of the
accredited training and educational institutions listed in this directory.