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.

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Distance Learning

Online Option: Single Session, Semester Courses, Weekend Videoconferences

Wednesdays at 10:00am US ET

Free Town Hall Discussion

Nov 29, 2023 9:45am-11:45am

Couples Videoconference: Michael Stasch — Part 2 Operationalized Psychodynamic Diagnosis for Couples and Families, with clinical examples

Apply by Dec 1, 2023

Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy Program - advanced training for mental health professionals working with couples and/or families

Apply by Dec 1, 2023

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program - advanced training in individual psychotherapy

Dec 8, 2023 9:00am-11:00am

Master Speaker Series: Stefano Bolognini, MD Transference: Erotized, Erotic, Loving, Affectionate

Dec 13, 2023 9:45am-11:45am

Couples Videoconference: Silvia Resnizky — Working from Different Clinical Perspectives

Starts Jan 5, 2024 9:00am-11:00am

Spring Psychodynamic Videoconference: Generating Psychic Structure

One Day Event February 22, 2024

Treating Suicidality in Children and Adolescents

Weekend Conference February 23-25, 2024

Stefano Bolognini presents Secret Passageways Into the Unconscious: Interpsychic Experience, Dreaming as Experience, and Titrating the Dosage of “Non-self” in Treatment

Apply by Aug 1, 2024

Infant Observation

Apply by Aug 2024

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Consultation Program (Supervision training)

Sept 2024 date TBD

Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy

Oct 2024 start date TBD

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Everyday Terms

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

Onsite Conferences

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Weekend Conferences

Overseas Programs

Overseas Program

China Psychoanalytic Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy