Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders

IPT is an evidence-based treatment for adolescents and adults with eating disorders but can also be used for a variety of other problems, including depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder, making it a very versatile, evidence-based intervention. IPT is well received by therapists and clients alike!

Our interactive site features:

  • Video training course led by Dr. Rob Welch, Associate Professor at Washington University in St. Louis
  • Library of clinical vignettes that show common patient-therapist scenarios
  • Downloadable manuals and handouts
  • Responses to FAQs and the opportunity to “Ask an Expert”
  • CEUs available

Please keep the training platform link confidential and do not share this information with providers outside the state of Missouri unless approved by the Missouri Eating Disorders Council. If there are others you may want to share this training with, please email for permission.

Participating therapists will receive 3.5 continuing education credits for completion of the online training program. The program is accredited by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) and the American Psychological Association (APA). CEU award is contingent upon successful completion of a training comprehension quiz.