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

Sept 24, 2021

Ebook Lecture: A Heart Shattered with author Martha Stark MD

Sept 29, 2021

Foundations in Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy - Fall Semester

Oct 1-3, 2021

October Psychodynamic Weekend Conference

Oct 6, 2021 - April 20, 2022

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Everyday Terms

Oct 8, 2021

Ebook Lecture: The Transformative Power of Optimal Stress with author Martha Stark MD

next session Oct 15, 2021

Master Speaker Series: TRAUMA

Oct 22, 2021

Ebook Lecture: Psychoanalysis and Covidian Life with editor Howard B. Levine

Nov 5-7, 2021

November Psychodynamic Weekend Conference

Apply by Dec 1 for Jan 2022

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program

Feb 4-6, 2022

February Psychodynamic Weekend Conference

April 22-24, 2022

April Psychodynamic Weekend Conference

Recruiting for Summer 2022

Object Relations Theory and Practice (our foundational core program)

Recruiting for 2022

Infant Observation - Sept 17, 2021 - July 22, 2022

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

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Weekend Conferences

Overseas Programs

Overseas Program

China Psychoanalytic Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy