IPT banners Sept2015_Mission StatementAbout the IPT Institute

The IPT Institute is an international organization devoted to research in IPT and the training and certification of IPT clinicians, supervisors, and trainers.

The Mission of the IPT Institute is to help clinicians around the world to deliver high quality evidence-based therapy to their clients through teaching and research in IPT.


The IPT Institute specifically focuses on:

  • Training IPT clinicians, supervisors, and trainers to established standards
  • Promoting the delivery of IPT at a high level of adherence and quality
  • Conducting research regarding IPT training and adherence


The IPT Institute was founded in 2009.  The Institute was developed specifically to develop and promote international standards for IPT training and certification.  That continues to be our primary mission.

The IPT Institute conducts training around the world-- to date in 29 different countries and in a host of languages.  The IPT Institute also hosts annual training conferences; the Third Annual Conference will be held in Las Vegas in July 2016.