Important dates

Abstract submission opens for Oral & Poster Presentation
15 March, 2019
Abstract submission deadline for Oral & Poster Presentation
15 May, 2019
Early bird registration deadline
15 September, 2019

 

Topics

The 8th Biennial isIPT Congress welcomes submissions on a wide range of topics related to IPT.  Below is a list of topics that would be appropriate for symposia, mini-workshops, oral presentations, and posters.  This list is is intended to inspire and encourage submissions on a variety of topics but is by no means an exhaustive catalogue of options.  The Scientific Committee welcomes presentations focused on bold ideas and new research.

  • Biologic basis of IPT: Mechanisms and moderators
  • Clinical applications of IPT
  • Couples therapy and IPT
  • Culture and IPT
  • Family therapy and IPT
  • Fighting stigma
  • Future of psychotherapy
  • Gender issues and IPT
  • Global mental health and IPT
  • Group therapy and IPT
  • Historical perspectives on IPT
  • Integrating IPT with other therapeutic modalities
  • IPT across the lifespan
  • IPT and other psychotherapies (CBT, Psychodynamic, MI): Similarities, differences and synergies
  • IPT and patient advocacy
  • IPT educational research
  • IPT implementation & dissemination
  • IPT in anxiety disorders
  • IPT in children and adolescents
  • IPT in somatic and psychosomatic disorders
  • IPT in the elderly
  • IPT in the workplace
  • IPT outcomes research
  • IPT process research
  • IPT training processes, challenges, and tools
  • New media and technology in IPT
  • Prevention of behavioral disorders using IPT
  • Psychotherapy research methodology
  • Role of IPT in eating disorders
  • Role of IPT in management of perinatal psychiatric disorders
  • Suicidality and IPT
  • Trauma/ PTSD and IPT

Important dates

Abstract submission opens for Oral & Poster Presentation
15 March, 2019
Abstract submission deadline for Oral & Poster Presentation
15 May, 2019
Early bird registration deadline
15 September, 2019