supervising IPt

Saturday June 17, 2023 09:00- 10:30


This session will focus on the Developmental Model of Supervision as applied to IPT specifically.  We will cover ways to engage superviees, to structure supervision, and to give supervisory feedback with IPT cases.  

The session will include interactive discussion and participant role playing as well as observations of experts demonstrating supervision techniques.

INSTRUCTOR: Scott Stuart, MD

    Dr. Stuart is a psychiatrist and an Emeritus Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Iowa (USA) as well as an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. He has been active in clinical work, education and research in IPT for nearly three decades.
    Dr. Stuart is the Founder and Director of the Interpersonal Psychotherapy Institute. He is also the co-founder of the ISIPT and its first president.  He has authored a number of articles on IPT, and is the co-author of Interpersonal Psychotherapy: A Clinician’s Guide (2nd ed), as well as IPT Handbooks for adults, adolescents, and groups. He has been conducting workshops and training in IPT internationally for over 25 years.



   Dr. Belik received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology in 2002 at the Biola University, Rosemead School of Graduate Psychology, in the state of California. The program is fully accredited by the American Psychological. She completed her Doctoral Internship at the University of California, Los Angeles and obtained post-doctoral experience while working with co-occurring disorders population. Dr. Belik’s area of practice involves clinical and forensic psychology. 

   Dr. Belik is a member of the American Psychological Association and additionally completed the APA Women’s Leadership Institute. Dr. Belik is a member of the California Psychological Association and have been serving on the Board of Directors of the Division II “Training and Education in Professional Psychology,” for over 10 years. 

   Since 2006, Dr. Belik has been the Director of Psychology Training and the Chief Psychologist at the Providence Saint John’s Hospital, Child and Family Development Center. In her role, she oversees doctoral psychology training, psychological assessment, research, and treatment outcome measures. Dr. Belik provides oversight of the delivery of the psychological services to the Bariatric Clinic, Cleft Palate Clinic, and the provision of crisis interventions for the Oncology Department. Under her leadership, the training program received a national, APA recognition for “the significant contributions to the field of psychology.” She held a Clinical Professor position at the UCLA, Department of Psychology for 9 years. Since 2007, she has served as a site visitor and a site visitor Chair for the American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation. 

   Dr. Belik is a national trainer and a supervisor on Interpersonal Psychotherapy, holds a Diplomate status with the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, and a national trainer and supervisor on Motivational Interviewing. Dr. Belik provided consultations and trainings to the Los Angeles Department of Public Health, Department of Mental Health, UCLA-ISAP and other agencies specializing in co-occurring disorders. 

   Dr. Belik has extensive experience directing substance abuse programs and holds a national certification in Evidence Based Practice for substance abuse treatment. She has a private practice conducting forensic assessments, clinical interventions, trainings, and consultations.