Session 12: Interpersonal Psychotherapy (Aug 11-12)

Egg Harbor, WI US
August 11, 2016 to August 12, 2016

This course will instruct participants in the theory and practice of Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) consisting of didactic presentations and review of the research evidence supporting IPT, followed by a multimedia presentation describing the use of IPT with depressed patients. Group discussion as well as role-playing will be utilized. The class is designed for mental health clinicians who are well acquainted with basic psychotherapy principles, such as the ability to effectively engage patients, formulate cases, and use specific psychotherapy techniques.

Thursday IPT theory and evidence for efficacy; Structure and interpersonal inventory; IPT formulation and summary

Friday Role transition; Interpersonal disputes; IPT techniques; Conclusion and maintenance treatment

Accreditation and Designation of Credit:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditstm. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 8 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. MCW maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

The Medical College of Wisconsin is registered with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Continuing Education Sponsor for social workers (license number 159-000664).

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Tuition includes course materials and continental breakfast.

Purchase an additional 5 DAY session and receive a $100.00 discount. Use coupon code: +DCSI

Please note: A $10.00 non-refundable processing fee is assessed on registrations.



Target Audience

This advanced seminar is geared to mental health and health professionals.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the basic principles of IPT
  2. Identify patients for whom IPT would be an appropriate treatment
  3. Utilize IPT within a recovery from depression model of care
  4. Summarize IPT research literature


Additional information


Brenda Konczal
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 8.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 8.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/11/2016 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
08/12/2016 - 12:15pm CDT
The Landmark Resort and Conference Center
4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, WI 54209
United States

The Landmark Resort

4929 Landmark Drive
Egg Harbor, Wisconsin 54209
Reservations (800) 273-7877


Scott Stuart, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology in the Departments of Psychiatry, Psychology, and OBGYN at the University of Iowa.  He is active in clinical work, education, and research in the areas of IPT and perinatal psychiatry. Dr. Stuart is President of the International Society of Interpersonal Psychotherapists and Director of the IPT Institute.  He has authored a number of articles on IPT, and is co-author of Interpersonal Psychotherapy: A Clinician’s Guide (2nd ed). He co-directs the Iowa Depression and Clinical Research Center and has been conducting training in IPT worldwide for over 20 years.

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 8.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 8.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 8.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.


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