– January 2018 – 
Dear Colleagues,
I wrote to you in August about the decision taken by the previous Board to “in principle permit a frequency of 3 to 5 sessions per week in the IPA’s Eitingon Model”.
I previously wrote to you that, at that moment, absolutely nothing had changed about the minimum standards acceptable under the IPA’s rules. I also promised that we would move forward in a spirit of sensitivity and transparency, seeking a solution which would seek to blend the differing needs and realities.
I am now writing to share the progress made at the Board Meeting held from 13 to 15 January in Costa Rica.
After several very open and frank conversations we have reached a decision which I am pleased to say was unanimously endorsed by the whole Board. The key elements are…