University Institute of Psychotherapy (IUP)

PROF. JEAN-NICOLAS DESPLAND

Description

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:

  • To ensure that patients in the Department of Psychiatry benefit optimally from the psychotherapeutic tools in conjunction with the other therapeutic resources available;
  • To provide psychotherapy training for future psychiatrists-psychotherapists FMH and psychologists-psychotherapists FSP;
  • To develop psychotherapy research.
       

IUP Units and Heads

Research Units :

IUP has also Teaching Units.

Contact

University Institute of Psychotherapy
Bâtiment des Cèdres
Site de Cery
CH - 1008 Prilly
Tél. +41 21 314 0586
Fax +41 21 314 2784
Secretariat
Mrs Sarah Epitaux
Bâtiment des Cèdres
Site de Cery
1008 Prilly
Tél. +41 21 314 5938
 Last updated on 30/07/2018 at 10:41