Interpersonal Psychotherapy 2e                                        A Clinician's Guide: A Clinicians Guide by Scott StuartInterpersonal Psychotherapy 2e                                        A Clinician's Guide: A Clinicians Guide by Scott Stuart

Interpersonal Psychotherapy 2e A Clinician's Guide: A…

byScott Stuart, Michael Robertson

Paperback | August 31, 2012

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'This book provides a very useful and thought-provoking account of a developing form of interpersonal psychotherapy and gives a clear guide for practising clinicians."
Psychological Medicine

First published in 2003, this groundbreaking text firmly established itself as a touchstone for all therapists using interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT).

Key features and benefits:

' A wealth of clinically-based descriptions and vignettes help bring the theory to life
' Numerous case studies highlight the key issues in IPT
' Reproducible diagrams and flowcharts for use by therapists and their patients
' Comprehensive coverage of key theoretical issues and an up-to-date critical appraisal of IPT research

New for the second edition:
' Extended coverage of the clinical adaptation of IPT to post-traumatic mental health and other new applications of IPT
' More on depression and common problems encountered in IPT
' Coverage of training and dissemination
' How to manage joint sessions and integrate techniques from other approaches and models

Interpersonal Psychotherapy: a clinician's guideis the international standard for the clinical trainee seeking an introduction to IPT as well as for instructors of psychiatry residents, psychology interns and graduate students, as well as social work students. It is an accessible reference for other mental health providers and primary care practitioners.

Scott Stuart MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USAMichael Robertson FRANZCP Director of the Mayo Wesley Centre for Mental Health, Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Title:Interpersonal Psychotherapy 2e A Clinician's Guide: A…Format:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.25 × 6.25 × 0.65 inPublished:August 31, 2012Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1444137549

ISBN - 13:9781444137545

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Table of Contents

IPT Theory and Clinical Applications

Initial Sessions

The Structure of IPT
Assessment and Patient Selection
The Interpersonal Inventory
The Interpersonal Formulation
The Treatment Contract

IPT Techniques

Communication Analysis
Interpersonal Incidents
Use of Affect
Role Playing

Problem Areas

Interpersonal Disputes
Role Transitions
Grief and Loss

Concluding IPT

Concluding Acute Treatment and Maintenance

Additional Aspects of IPT

Psychodynamic Processes
Applications of IPT
Research in IPT
IPT: An Integrated Case Example


IPT Institute and Certified Training in Interpersonal Psychotherapy
Interpersonal Inventory Form
Interpersonal Formulation Form
International Society of Interpersonal Psychotherapy