Author Archive | Malin Bäck

Eating Disorders & IPT – a SIG meeting June 2, at the World Eating Disorders Action Day

June 2 is the World Eating Disorders Action Day. The discussion around a special day for the fight against eating disorders was born in 2016 between members of the group International Eating Disorders Action, an internet-based network on bringing together, among others, parents, former patients, and professionals in psychiatry. The Eating Disorders Special Interest Group of […]

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Fighting for Psychotherapy by Psychiatrists – J.Markowitz points his view.

Fighting for Psychotherapy by Psychiatrists: Join Us! JOHN C. MARKOWITZ, M.D. Published Online:26 Feb 2023 This text was posted in Psychiatric news by John C. Markowitz, M.D., professor of clinical psychiatry at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons, a research psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and a distinguished life […]

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The fourth meeting of the PTSD* SIG

We just concluded the fourth meeting of the Trauma-Related Disorders SIG, a small but lively and active cohort. We discussed Malin Bäck’s work with IPT trauma groups in Sweden and some of the challenges the group format raises for PTSD.  Our next meeting will take place in six weeks, on Saturday, April 8 at 2:00 p.m. […]

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The latest from all the Special Interest Groups of IPT

For about a year, ISIPT has been successively developing several interest groups in different areas/populations, so-called SIGs (Special Interest Groups). At the moment there are these following SIGs, which have gatherings of varying extent; Emerging Adulthood and College-aged Students  This SIG addresses an important population with whom many in the IPT community have been working […]

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Strong Minds awarded the Honorary Parades Prize

StrongMinds, an IPT-based social enterprise founded by Sean Mayberry, provides life-changing mental health services to women and adolescents in low-income communities in sub-Saharan Africa.  Sean Mayberg has been award the 2022 Honorary Pardes Prize by the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation For more than 25 years Clubhouse International has pioneered the recovery concept for people living with […]

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IPT and Eating disorders – SIG meeting in October

Invitation to SIG; IPT-ED – Special Interest group Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Eating disorders. When: Monday the 17th of October 2pm (New York time), 7pm (London time) 8 pm (Swedish time)  Where: Zoom (link will be sent to all who like to join) Context and purpose : One year ago at the ISIPT-conference in Florida ISIPT started some special […]

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