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(p. 3) What Is IPT? 

(p. 3) What Is IPT?
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(p. 3) What Is IPT?
Author(s):

Myrna M. Weissman

, John C. Markowitz

, and Gerald L. Klerman

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780195309416.003.0001
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date: 25 October 2020

This chapter presents a definition of interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), including an overview, the concept of depression in IPT, genes and IPT, goals of IPT, major depressive disorder and its subtypes, mild depression, dysthymic disorder, and bipolar disorder.

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