IPT Level A Training- Iowa City, Iowa October 28-29, 2017 (APA CE credit available)

October 28-29, 2017 |

IPT Level A Training- Iowa City, Iowa October 28-29, 2017 (APA CE credit available)


Old Capitol Town Center

UCC Conference Room, 2nd Floor

201 South Clinton Street

Iowa City, Iowa 52240 



Saturday Oct 28, 2017, 9 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday Oct 29, 2017, 9 AM to 4:00 PM



**Lunch is NOT included


This course is the 1st part of the Community-Based IPT Training program.  The course is a 2-day Level A Training Introduction to IPT.  All participants are welcome.


Course Description

Level A Basic Training in IPT (Two Days)

Participants will learn the basics of IPT and be fully equipped to conduct IPT at the end of the course.  Level A is open to all interested clinicians at any level of training.  We suggest Interpersonal Psychotherapy: A Clinician's Guide (2nd Edition) as reading prior to the training.  All participants will receive a Level A certificate upon completion of the course.


Click here for IPT Level A Course Description

Location Information

Old Capitol Town Center
UCC Conference Room, 2nd Floor
201 South Clinton Street
Iowa City, Iowa 52240 

Lodging and Transportation



About the Instructor

Scott Stuart

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.

Registration Info

Continuing Education Info

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.

 apa ce sponsor

Level A Basic Training in IPT


Educational Objectives:

This CE Course is targeted towards all interested clinicians at any level of training.  The instructional level is introductory.


At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:

1) Identify the basic principles of IPT

2) Summarize the research literature regarding IPT

3) Treat patients using IPT principles

4) Identify patients for whom IPT would be an appropriate treatment

5) Conduct an Interpersonal Inventory

6) Create an Interpersonal Formulation and Summary

7) Describe the Biopsychosocial/Cultural/Spiritual model

8) Collect an Interpersonal Incident

9) Conduct a Role Play

10) Create an Interpersonal Dispute Graph

11) Create a Transition Timeline

12) Describe the conclusion of IPT and maintenance treatment

13) Describe the 4 Attachment styles used in IPT

14) Describe the 3 IPT Problem Areas and strategies for addressing them.


9AM to 5 PM September 13-14, 2017


$500 per person

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

A $100 charge will be applied for all cancellations. Refunds (less $100) will be made until October 1, 2017.

Instructor Credentials:

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 either instructor for this CE Program.



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