Our Mission

  • TO EDUCATE the public as to the effectiveness, dependability and affordability of various types of psychotherapy.
  • TO PROTECT the public’s right and freedom to choose and utilize the services of the therapist of their choice. Consumers should have the right to choose from a wide variety of traditional and non-traditional therapeutic approaches without interference. 
  • TO PROMOTE innovation in the field of psychotherapy.
  • TO ENCOURAGE AND PROMOTE competence and ethical conduct among MAIP members in the practice of psychotherapy. 
Code Of Ethics

Our published Code of Ethics is designed to provide quality and ethical standards of practice for the members of the Massachusetts Association of Independent Psychotherapists. Members must agree to adhere to the MAIP Code of Ethics when applying to become a member.