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

FREE Townhall Dec 6, 2020

Free Townhall and informational meeting

FREE Townhall Dec 20, 2020

Free Townhall

Jan 8, 2021 — May 14, 2021

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PPP) Videoconference

register for individual sessions Jan 17, 2021 — April 18, 2021

Introduction to Child Analysis and Child Psychotherapy: Mini-course for Clinicians

register for individual sessions Now — May 12, 2021

Foundations of Psychoanalytic Couple Therapy: Special Topics in Theory, Technique & Practice

register for individual sessions Now — April 16, 2021

2020 – 2021 Master Speaker Videoconference Series: SHAME AND GUILT IN PSYCHOANALYSIS AND PSYCHOTHERAPY

Online Weekend Conference Feb 5-7, 2021

Implications of Neuropsychoanalysis for Clinical Theory and Practice with Mark Solms, PhD

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

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