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ISIPT Spain

Next April 7th-8th Dr. Laura Mufson is coming to Madrid for an IPT-A workshop.  It is going to be the first IPT workshop given by an international IPT expert in Spain.  Here is the link for registration: https://www.anpir.org/actividad_cientifica/taller-psicoterapia-interpersonal-para-adolescentes-ipt-a-madrid-7-8-de-abril-de-2017

For those interested in learning IPT in Spanish, there are two books:

– Weissman, M., Markowitz, J. & Klerman, G. (2013). Manual de Psicoterapia Interpersonal. Editorial Grupo 5. Link: http://editorial.grupo5.net/publicaciones/manual-de-psicoterapia-interpersonal.html It is Weissman´s 2000 IPT guide translation, which was made by my colleague and ISIPT member Josep Sole-Puig.

– Garcia-Sanchez, J. & Palazon-Rodriguez, P (2013). Afronta tu depresion con psicoterapia interpersonal. Guia de autoayuda. 2ª Edicion. Desclee de Brouwer. Link: https://www.edesclee.com/tematicas/crecimiento-personal/afronta-tu-depresion-con-psicoterapia-interpersonal-guia-de-autoayuda-detail It is a self-help book, which was prefaced by Dr. Weissman, and which I wrote with my colleague Pepa.

IPT began to be practised in Barcelona by Josep Sole-Puig, who mainly trained residents in psychiatry and he still does in the context of Spanish national health system.

Both my colleague Pepa Palazon and I give workshops for residents in Clinical Psycology of the Servicio Murciano de Salud (which belongs to Spanish national health system). I also collaborate with universities of Murcia and Madrid teaching IPT in master’s degrees of health psychology.

Those interested in knowing about IPT events in Spain can contact me at juan.garcia2@um.es