Call for Abstracts

Submissions are now open for IEPA 11

IEPA is seeking abstract submissions for Symposia, Oral talks and Posters at IEPA 11 in Boston.  All talks will take place 8-10th October 2018 in the afternoon; poster sessions will take place during the lunch hours.*  Each session is approximately 90 minutes long.

All submissions will be considered in the following themes:

Primary Themes: Secondary Themes:
Basic Neuroscience
Diagnosis and Phenomenology
Ethical Issues
Psychosocial Interventions
Public Policy
Service System Development
Stress Responsivity
Substance Use
Translational Research
Anxiety Disorders
Comorbid Conditions
Eating Disorders
First Episode Psychosis
Mood Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Personality Disorders
Psychosis NOS
PTSD (Post Tramatic Stress Disorder)
Transdiagnostic Approaches
Ultra High Risk/ Prodromal Research


Submission Process

Please follow the instructions to submit your abstract:

  1. Log-in to your IEPA Conference account, –
    or- Create a new Conference Account. If you have attended an IEPA conference or submitted an abstract in the past, your conference account is still active. Please use your email address to login.
  2. Verify (or create) your Account Profile. We use your account profile for registration, printing and program details. Please make sure your contact information is current for the 2018 conference.
  3. Make your submission. Follow the instructions within your account to submit a Symposium, Oral or Poster abstract. You may update, modify, change or cancel your abstract within your account at any time until the abstract deadline.

Registration is open

Registration is available to anybody with an interest in Early Intervention in Mental Health. Attendees must have an IEPA Conference Account in order to register for the conference. If you have attended a conference in the past, your conference account is still active.

Login -or-Create a New Account


Early Bird Rate
By 5/21/18

Regular Reg
By 9/5/18

after 9/5/18

Consumers, Caregivers & Family




Student Discount








Hotel Discounted Member $695 $799 n/a
Group Discount (20+) $595 $699 n/a
Non-Member $1,395 $1499 $1600
Hotel Discounted Non-Member $995


Exhibitor’s Registration $595 $595 $700
Social Delegate $95 $95 $150

Discounts are available for students, consumers, caregivers, family members, IEPA Members and attendees who stay in the IEPA room block at the Westin Copley Place hotel.

Hotel Reservations

Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116

IEPA has negotiated a discounted hotel rate for conference attendees at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. The hotel, ideally located in the Back Bay, puts you minutes from shopping, entertainment, restaurants, and plenty of things to do in Boston. Click here to check availability and book a room.

Hotel reservations MUST BE BOOKED through the IEPA website to be included in the IEPA Room Block and be eligible for registration discounts. Rooms booked at the Westin Copley Place through third party booking sites (such as,, etc.) are not included in the IEPA Room Block, and therefore are not eligible for hotel discounts.