The University Institute of Psychotherapy (IUP) was established in 1998 with the aim of pursuing and developing Lausanne's rich tradition of psychotherapy practice, teaching and research.
After being led by Professor Edmond Gilliéron until December 2001, the IUP is currently headed by Prof. Jean-Nicolas Despland.
The IUP is a departmental unit of the Department of Psychiatry.
Its missions are:
Research Units :
IUP has also Teaching Units.