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

Applications due August 1!

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

August 15, 2021

Free Town Hall with info session (new time - 12 pm ET)

Applications are due Aug 31!

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Consultation Oct 8, 2021-March 28, 2022

Sept 10, 2021 to Dec 17, 2021

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PPP) Videoconference

Sept 11 - One Day Course

Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy

Sept 17, 2021 - May 6, 2022

Master Speaker Series: TRAUMA

Sept 29, 2021 - Dec 8, 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

Nov 5-7, 2021

November Psychodynamic Weekend Conference

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)

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