Scott Stuart, M.D.
Director, IPT Institute

Scott Stuart, MD is a psychiatrist and a Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Psychology in the Departments of Psychiatry, Psychology, Pediatrics and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Iowa (USA).  He is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles.  He has been active in clinical work, education and research in the areas of Interpersonal Psychotherapy and perinatal psychiatry during the last three 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 (University of Iowa).  He is the Director of the Interpersonal Psychotherapy Institute, and has authored a number of articles on IPT, including the textbook Interpersonal Psychotherapy: A Clinician’s Guide.