t nghi ou ac n tio ta vi Re In 4th International Conference on Interpersonal Psychotherapy REACHING OUT Thursday 23rd June & Friday 24th June 2011 Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam, the Netherlands es Local organising International ur , de me ct er aan committee faculty le co t ng rL m te Marc Blom Marc Blom el da w no Dina Snippe Ellen Frank d n .” st an y va nd Ke m Kosse Jonker Kosse Jonker ng rd yo A hi ha Odette de Droog John Markowitz be of ni pe er or d d es an Dina Snippe an Eb an O ay ad ssm is ou ac m s. tion Denise Wilfley by ys s e ei al sa Th Paula Ravitz W dr an so cau ’’ a- na et ng er e yr Re M th rd M ni of s er T: in pe nt IP ca ijp di s O rre pr sle Cu ve cu s cy si ha m e es th Pi ly ffi s ai of O de “E fd ew n of en e o va vi r ce fo l er m ro an ov Ji IP ens z n m he it tio w e ‘’T na iv nt ko ai la ar xp eh M le ’’ pr hn T. ca m gi Jo co IP olo of ‘’A en us bi ” ol at T? a N st e av em of ef e h ill y w ac W fic o “D The 4th International Conference on Interpersonal e th Psychotherapy will be held this June in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The conference will bring together researchers, students and Program psychotherapists from around the world. Amsterdam is a great The following topics will be addressed place to visit, and June is the perfect time to do so. in parallel symposia: • Research on new applications of IPT Who should attend? As the venue for the conference we have chosen Hotel Krasnapolsky, (e.g., for PTSD and personality disorders) Anyone interested in interpersonal psycho- in the centre of the city right across from the Royal Palace in • What are the mediators and moderators therapy research and practice. We welcome the Dam, Amsterdam’s historic central square. Amsterdam is easily of IPT treatment? mental health trainees and professionals at all reached from almost anywhere in the world by plane, train, car or • Dissemination of IPT levels and across all disciplines. bicycle. • Are group and couples IPT as effective as individual IPT? For full schedule, more information, registration The conference will take place on Thursday 23rd and Friday • IPT for Bipolar Disorder and regular updates, please visit the conference 24th June 2011. Pre- and post-conference courses will also be • New adaptations of IPT website at www.iptnederland.nl. organized. Please check the website for further information. Pre- and post-conference courses will also Credits We look forward to seeing you in Amsterdam! be organised: Conference attendees will receive proof of • Supervision attendance. A detailed listing of professional • Master class for therapists and student non-credit prices is available on Dr. Marc B.J. Blom, • Introductory course our website. Chairman Dutch Society for IPT • Group IPT Yes, Amsterdam has its Red Light District and hash-selling coffee shops, but they are just a small part of this world-class city. Studded with canals and bridges, Amsterdam begs to be explored by foot or bike. Visit the Anne Frank House, view masterpieces at the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum, shop the Waterlooplein flea market and let your nose lead you to the floating flower market. The locals are famously friendly, so strike up a conversation (most speak English) over a beer at a brown café. About Amsterdam Amsterdam became a major metropolis during the second half of the sixteenth century and is now home to more than 750,000 residents from 175 different countries. 37% of the population belongs to an ethnic minority. The city has an open and tolerant atmosphere. Amsterdam has a temperate climate with mild winters and cool summers. The city’s good climate makes it a pleasure to visit throughout the year. There is something new to discover every time you visit the city. Did you know that, aside from the 6 windmills, there are 600,000 bicycles? Each of the 51 museums offers something to see and enjoy. Things to do in Amsterdam Every year there are around 19,000 culturual performances in Amsterdam, and additional festivals, exhibitions, tours and events. In short, Amsterdam has a vibrant cultural life, so check what will be happening during your stay here. Places to go With so much on offer in Amsterdam, the choice can seem overwhelming. Do your homework beforehand and make a shortlist of must-sees. Choose from internationally renowned museums and sights, explore the markets, visit the quirky boutiques and department stores and unwind with a visit to one of the many parks. Book your hotel accommodation for the 4th International Conference on Interpersonal Psychotherapy via Corporate Hotel Connections: www.chotelc.nl/ipt.