qut students and staff registration


please note all class sessions are live in-person

Course Description

Participants will learn the basics of IPT for general use and will 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.  The course includes an overview of IPT theory as well as review of IPT sessions, discussion, and in-class practice of IPT techniques and strategies.  

All participants will receive a Level A certificate upon completion of the course.  All participants will also be eligible to continue with IPT supervision and certification if desired.


Both class sessions will be in eight hour blocks from 09:00 to 17:00

IPT LEVEL A COURSE             qut kelvin grove campus, qld

  tuesday            February 6, 2024
  wednesday     february 7, 2024


QUT Health Clinics (QUT Kelvin Grove Campus)

Level 2, Seminar Room – U2.08

44 Musk Avenue

Kelvin Grove

QLD 4059

Instructor:  Scott Stuart MD (see below for more instructor information)


Tuition is $750 AUD per person as a special rate only for QUT staff and students (usual tuition $900 AUD per person) and includes Morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea, and A certificate of completion from the IPT Institute



  Register and pay tuition here:

IPT Level A Brisbane Australia 2024- QUT Staff and Students only

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 the areas of Interpersonal Psychotherapy and perinatal psychiatry for over three decades.

Dr. Stuart completed his medical training at the University of Kansas, followed by internship at the University of Pittsburgh. He also completed a sabbatical year at the University of New South Wales in 2001.  He has received several teaching awards, including the John Clancy Teacher of the Year Award (University of Iowa).

Dr. Stuart is the Founder and Director of the Interpersonal Psychotherapy Institute. He has also 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.