Putting Integrative Psychiatry Essentials Into Practice

Upgrade Your Practice With Innovative Techniques For Long-Lasting Results.

Learn the evidence-based science behind integrative practitioners who are pushing forward patient care, and discover the novel approaches being used to treat mental illness. It’s time to turn the tables on the global mental health crisis and help patients overcome treatment-resistance and symptom recurrence.

Have you ever wondered how different systems in the body greatly impact mental health?

Do you want to learn about the latest cutting-edge research on what’s behind treatment-resistance?

Are you partly a scientist and want to offer research-driven integrative protocols to your patients so they can reach their potential?

When you imagine a patient achieving wellness what do you see…

Considering the progress pharmaceutical companies initially made with medications, it’s unfortunate that new psychiatric drug development has almost ceased in the past decade.

However, many practitioners were unwilling to settle for the results that pharmaceutical companies alone have to offer.

Experts across many psychiatric subspecialties went searching for evidence-based answers that addressed the underlying root causes of mental illness. Their findings and results in their practice have been groundbreaking.

If you're looking for…

An upgraded knowledge base on the underlying causes of mental disorders

Powerful strategies to dramatically improve your patients’ quality of life

Insights on achieving actual wellness for all of your patients

Exposure to experts dedicated to pushing the boundaries of psychiatric care

...you are in the right place.

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Designed to get providers of psychiatric care up-to-date on the latest innovations in integrative psychiatry, this course series will cover assessment and treatment protocols that’s making significant headway when it comes to treatment-resistance and symptom recurrence.

In a series of five highly-informative courses, you will learn...

Advanced complementary and alternative approaches to treating insomnia

The latest research on the gut-brain connection and relevance to clinical practice

Introduction to nutritional psychiatry with an overview of the do’s and don’ts about food and mental health

Genetic testing to create personalized treatment plans and avoid side effects

Understand trauma and its prevalence, neurophysiology, and clinical applications

And a whole lot more.

The courses are intended to deepen your understanding of integrative psychiatry and the nuances of different patient presentations.

“The IPI training was incredible. The sense of community and connection was the most valuable, but also being affirmed in a lot of the things that I’m already doing, while hearing about new things that are exciting and cutting-edge”

Natalie Campo MD, Past Conference Participant

Inside each course, you will find specific details on…

Integrative Approaches to Sleep Medicine

Discover the role of integrative medicine in diagnosing and treating potential root causes of sleep disturbances, with insights from Ashwin Mehta, MD on…

How to appropriately recognize the signs and symptoms of these disorders

Understand the common neurobiological mechanisms of sleep disorders

Implement innovative screening and diagnosis of sleep concerns

Learn how to resolve the cycle of depression and insomnia

Discover the evidence behind supplements for sleep, CBTi, yoga, acupuncture, and mindfulness

Treatment approaches, protocols and more…

Gut-Brain Connection and the Microbiome

Discover the latest gut-brain research and physiology, and strategies for psychiatric care, with insights from Christopher Lowry, PhD on…

The link between immune dysregulation and the development of mental illness

Learn how to use specific probiotic and prebiotic treatments for targeted psychiatric symptom reduction


Get a handle on the gut-brain connection and the research behind how gut health impacts psychiatric health

Understanding the “Old Friends” Hypothesis and its relevance to the gut-brain connection

Strategies to use microbiome-based interventions to restore gut health

Integrative Treatment for Trauma and Complex PTSD

Discover the science behind the neurophysiology of trauma and its direct application in a psychiatric setting, with insights from Arielle Schwartz, PhD on…

Understand trauma and complex PTSD through its prevalence, neurophysiology, and the clinical applications of integrative treatment

Appreciate the prevalence of trauma in psychiatric populations

Distinguish between subtle signs and symptoms of trauma from other mental disorders

Understand polyvagal theory and relevance to clinical applications

Implement specific techniques related to dorsal vagal freeze responses

Utilize somatic interventions to enhance embodiment in trauma treatment

“The conference I attended changed my life. I’ve gotten some really tremendous nuggets of information which will inform my practice, but, most importantly, I got a realignment with my own values and a renewed sense of enthusiasm for my purpose…”

Naveen Thomas MD, Past Conference Participant

Genetic Testing for Psychiatry

Discover the role that genetic testing plays in creating the highly effective treatment plans for an individual patient, with insights from David Rosenthal, MD on…

How genetics contribute to a specific mental disorder and what you can do about it

The clinical implications of COMT mutations and the variations that exist

Understanding the role of genetic testing for personalized dosing recommendations

Implementing cytochrome p450 genetic testing results for treatment dosage

Learn how to create treatment plans to resolve ADHD symptoms naturally

Diets for Mental Health

Discover how different diets can be utilized for specific mental health conditions and what foods to eliminate. Insights from Mary Rondeau, ND on…

Get informed on the role of diet and micronutrients in mental health conditions

Learn about the value of reduced caloric intake and fasting in mental health conditions

What testing options exist for food elimination and proper utility of these testing options

Learn how to implement specific dietary eliminations and reintroductions

Implement specific nutritional protocols to treat psychiatric symptoms

But not only that. If you’re as excited about the potential of integrated psychiatry as we are, we’ll include three special bonus courses (when you sign up today).

Breaking Through Treatment Resistance

Lisa Dion, MA, LPC

Patients who resist aspects of their treatment often have self-preserving psychological structures which do not respond to conventional psychotherapy interventions. Often overlooked but essential for behavioral change is understanding the drivers of human behavior, and what influences a person’s ability to feel engaged and inspired in their lives.


Creating an Inspired Integrative Psychiatric Practice

Keith Kurlander, MA, LPC

Practitioner burnout is extremely common in the field of mental health. As high as 50 percent of physicians express feeling disconnected, disillusioned, and uninspired at times in their career. Discover ways to enhance meaning and purpose as a clinician, so you not only feel fulfilled during the workday, but also bring that joy into the rest of your life.


Ketogenic Diet: Indications in Psychiatry

Marvin Singh, MD

The ketogenic diet is currently gaining a lot of momentum for different medical conditions. Discover the science behind ketosis, the food basics of how to enter ketosis, how it impacts the gut microbiome, why it’s beneficial for certain mental health conditions, and managing the risks associated with a ketogenic diet. Learn from an integrative GI expert about the differences between clean keto and dirty keto foods.

These extras are only available for a limited time. Make sure you enroll today to secure full advantage of the learnings on this offer, and take the next step to propel your practice to the forefront of psychiatry.

If you feel a kinship with these practitioners who have been developing cutting-edge treatments, these courses will likely feel like a sigh of relief.

Imagine helping your patients achieve wellness in ways that were otherwise difficult to achieve.

“This was my first integrative psychiatry training. I appreciated getting detailed protocols, including lab and product names. It was well worth it!”

Annette Scott MD, Past Conference Participant

Core Faculty

 The faculty at the Integrative Psychiatry Institute is composed of the top-tier experts in their respective fields, teaching you the latest breakthroughs in psychiatric care.

Headshot of founder Will Van Derveer, MD

Will Van Derveer, MD


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Keith Kurlander, MA


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Arielle Schwartz, PhD

Topics: Trauma, EMDR, Polyvagal Theory
Private Practice | Speaker
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Chris Lowry, PhD

Topics: Gut-Brain Connection
University of Colorado, Boulder
Associate Professor | Researcher
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Ashwin Mehta, MD

Topics: Sleep
Memorial Division of Integrative Medicine
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Marvin Singh, MD

Topics: Gut-Brain, Nutrition
Private Practice | Speaker

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David Rosenthal, MD

Topics: Genetic Testing
Private Practice
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Mary Rondeau, ND

Topics: Nutrition, Lab Testing
Private Practice

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Lisa Dion, MA, LPC

Topics: Addiction Coaching, Child Attachment
Play Institute of Colorado
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Our Guarantee

Our commitment to furthering your education

The knowledge, experience and confidence you will gain from IPI courses is unparalleled.

No other institute provides a learning experience like it, from the quality of training to the world-class faculty ready.

This course will not only help you reduce patient reliance on medication, but, you will also learn how to make real breakthroughs in treatment-resistance.

Make an investment in your education. Take your practice to a new level of patient care. Become one of the few providers offering true wellness.

And if you’re not happy with the course, you’re entitled to a full refund within the first thirty days.

You will also have access to this course for a full year from the date of purchase, so you can continue to refresh your memory as often as needed.

Sign up via the link below, and get instant access to the latest insights on integrative psychiatry, and discover how you can apply these integrative techniques in your practice today.

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