Clinical Training

IPI offers a range of clinical training options for those who wish to practice from a psychodynamic perspective. Clinicians may focus on in-depth or short-term treatments with individuals, couples, families, children, and adolescents in varied treatment settings. Our programs provide didactic instruction on classical and contemporary psychoanalytic theory and technique combined with clinical applications to facilitate the development of clinical skills and dynamic understanding.

Distance Learning

Online Option: Single Session, Semester Courses, Weekend Videoconferences

June 13, 2021

Free Town Hall

Sept 10, 2021 to Dec 17, 2021

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PPP) Videoconference

Next Session Fall 2021

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Everyday Terms

Next Session Fall 2021

Seminar on Essential Elements in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Consultation

Next Session Fall 2021

Infant Observation

Recruiting for Summer 2022

Object Relations Theory and Practice (our foundational core program)

IPI Distance Learning

Certificate Programs

Looking for weekend conferences?

Many of IPI's training opportunities are available to participants who can't enroll in one of the full training programs. Students are welcome to come to one, or several, of the events at a level of participation that suits you.

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IPI In-person Conferences

In-Person Conferences

Learn and Share together With your Colleagues


Weekend Conferences


Summer Institute

Overseas Programs

Overseas Program

China Psychoanalytic Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy