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

Feb 28, 2023 9:45am-11:45am

Couples Videoconference: Magdalena Fosse: Non-monogamous patterns of intimacy

Registration closes March 1, 2024

5 part series: Treating Children and Teens with Developmental Trauma in a Community Context

March 6, 2024 9:00am-11:00am

Master Speaker Series: Jonathan Slavin - The innocence of sexuality

March 13, 2024 9:45am-11:45am

Couples Videoconference: Elizabeth Palacios - Interventions with Families in Need

Weekend Conference April 12-14, 2024

Howard Levine - The Unstructured Unconscious and the Repressed Unconscious: A Clinical Paradigm for the 21st Century

Apply by Aug 1, 2024

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

Apply by Aug 1, 2024

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program - advanced training in individual psychotherapy

Apply by Aug 1, 2024

Infant Observation

Sept 2024 date TBD

ONE DAY - 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