Friday September 15, 2017, 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Saturday September 16, 2017, 9 AM to 4:30 PM
This course is the 1st part of the Community-Based IPT Training program for Group IPT. Participants should have completed Level A Training in IPT prior to this course.
Scott Stuart, M.D.
Director, IPT Institute
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Scott Stuart, MD is a psychiatrist and a Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology in the Departments of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Iowa (USA). He has been active in clinical work, education and research in the areas of Interpersonal Psychotherapy and perinatal psychiatry during the last two decades. Dr. Stuart completed his medical training at the University of Kansas, followed by internship at the University of Pittsburgh. He has received several teaching awards, including the John Clancy Teacher of the Year Award (Department of Psychiatry of the University of Iowa). He is the Director of the Interpersonal Psychotherapy Institute, and has authored a number of articles on IPT, including textbook Interpersonal Psychotherapy: A Clinician’s Guide. He also co-directs the Iowa Depression and Clinical Research Center with Dr. Michael O’Hara.
The IPT Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The IPT Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
IPT for Groups Training
This CE Course is targeted towards all interested clinicians at any level of training. The instructional level is introductory. It is recommended that participants complete Level A Training in IPT prior to taking this course.
At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:
1) Identify the basic principles of group IPT
2) Apply culturally competent principles to the conduct of group IPT
3) Utilize group IPT within a recovery from depression model of care
4) Summarize the research literature regarding group IPT
5) Treat patients using IPT principles
6) Identify patients for whom group IPT would be an appropriate treatment
7) Conduct an evaluation for group IPT
8) Develop a specific group IPT structure
9) Describe the Biopsychosocial/Cultural/Spiritual model
10) Describe IPT group principles and strategies for treatment
11) Conduct a Role Play within a group setting
12) Create an Interpersonal Dispute Graph within a group setting
13) Describe the Conclusion of group IPT
14) Describe the options for group IPT facilitation
9AM to 5 PM September 15-16, 2017
$500 per person ($300 students)
A $100 charge will be applied for all cancellations. Refunds will be made until September 1, 2017.
Please see “About the Instructor” link for detailed information
CE Credits Offered:
14 CE credits are offered for this training. No partial credit will be given.
All educational activities at this training will offer CE credit.
Commercial Support for CE Programs or Instructors:
There is no commercial support for this CE Program. There are no conflicts of interest for the instructor.