Educational Events

As part of its online professional development information, MDPAC maintains a list of educational events which may be of interest to its members and to primary care physicians who provide psychotherapy. To list an educational event on this webpage, please forward the name of the event, date, location, and website address of the organization hosting the event to our email.

 

 

 

June

 

 

Resilience and Post-Traumatic Growth
Thursday, June 13 to Friday, June 14, 2019
Multi-faith Centre/Koffler House (569 Spadina Avenue, Toronto)
Approved for 12 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit https://leadingedgeseminars.org/upcoming-seminars/

 

Transforming Dialogue:Solution Focused Brief Coaching & Counselling
Haesun Moon, PhD, M.Ed (2 day workshop) – June 13-14, 2019 in Stratford, ON.
For more details: http://www.missionempowerment.ca/home.html

 

Risky Business: Working with Compulsive and Self-endangering Behaviors in Trauma Survivors
June 17-18, 2019
Saint Paul University, Ottawa
Approved for 11 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit https://magentix.ca/seminars/

 

 

JULY

 

2 Day Intensive - The 10 Best-Ever Anxiety Management Techniques
July 3 – 4, 2019
Charlottetown, PEI
Approved for 11 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits for 2 days and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits for the 2 days (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

3 Day Intensive - Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) in Mental Health Practice
July 3 – 5, 2019
Banff, AB
Approved for 16.5 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

The 10 Best-Ever Depression Management Techniques
July 5, 2019
Charlottetown, PEI
Approved for 5.5 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

3-Day Intensive - DBT Made Simple
July 8 – 10, 2019
Banff, AB
Approved for 16.5 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits for the 3 days (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

3-Day Intensive - Working with Oppositional, Defiant and Anger Issues with Children and Adolescents
July 15 – 17, 2019
Banff, AB
Approved for 16.5 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

4 Day Intensive - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and TEAM Techniques
July 15 – 18, 2019
Calgary, AB
Approved for 24 hours of MDPAC Group-CE credits per workshop and 4 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

 

 

AUGUST


Integrating EMDR into Your Clinical Practice: 5-Day Intensive
TORONTO: Mon, Aug 26 – Fri, Aug 30, 2019
YMCA Central (20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto)
Approved for 39.25 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 6 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit https://leadingedgeseminars.org/upcoming-seminars/

 

SEPTEMBER

 

Recovery Capital Conference of Canada
September 5-6, 2019
New Westminster, BC
Approved for:
Day 1 – 5.75 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and zero hours of MDPAC CCI credits
Day 2 – 6.25 hours hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits
If day 1 and Day 2 attended - 12 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

For more information or to register, visit www.recoverycapitalconference.com

 

Recovery Capital Conference of Canada
September 11, 2019
Calgary, AB
Approved for 7.25 hours hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit www.recoverycapitalconference.com

 

Recovery Capital Conference of Canada     
September 13, 2019
Winnipeg, MB
Approved for 6.75 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit www.recoverycapitalconference.com

 

Oedipus Wrecks: Infidelity as Manic Defense
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Toronto, ON
For more information or to register, please visit www.ticp.on.ca  or call TICP directly at 416.288.8060, or email info@ticp.on.ca

 

Recovery Capital Conference of Canada
September 20, 1019
Regina, SK
Approved for 6.75 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit www.recoverycapitalconference.com

 

Recovery Capital Conference of Canada
September 24, 2019
Halifax, NS
Approved for 8.25 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit www.recoverycapitalconference.com

 

Calming the Emotional Storm: Using DBT to Help Clients Manage Emotions
September 23 & 24, 2019
Barrie, Ontario
Approved for 12 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit https://leadingedgeseminars.org/seminars/

 

 

Integrating EMDR into Your Clinical Practice: 5-Day Intensive
VANCOUVER: Mon, Sep 23 – Fri, Sep 27, 2019
Vancouver Venue TBA
Approved for 39.25 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 6 hours of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).
For more information or to register, visit https://leadingedgeseminars.org/upcoming-seminars/

 

November

New Developments in the Treatment of PTSD, Complex PTSD and Co-Occurring Disorders: Ways to Bolster Resilience
Nov 22, 2019 in Barrie, ON
Approved for 6 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours). 
For more information or to register, visit https://www.amhw.ca

 

 

 

 

OTHER PROGRAMS

 

Essentials of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

A 30-Session Certificate Program, September 2019 – April 2020
This program is for those desiring to learn the basic principles and applications of psychoanalysis The program consists of weekly two-hour seminars held on Tuesday evenings at the University of Toronto.

TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM CLICK HERE       Application deadline is June 1, 2019

Questions? info@ticp.on.ca   or call 416.288.8060

 

 

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society Seminars: 2019 Programs

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society (TPS) is a not-for-profit association of professional psychoanalysts engaged in the development and advancement of clinical psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic thought in Toronto. It was founded in 1965 as a branch of the Canadian Psychoanalytic Society (CPS), a component society of the International Psychoanalytic Association (IPA) founded by Freud, with headquarters in London, England.

 

Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (FPP) Application deadline May 1st
This course is offered by the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society & Institute to mental health professionals interested in learning about the ideas and theories of psychoanalytic therapy. It combines teaching of basic concepts of psychoanalytic psychotherapy with presentation of clinical cases and explanations of therapy techniques. It starts in September and runs for 24 weeks. The FPP meets the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians and has been accredited for 56.0 Main-Pro M1 credits (2 Mainpro-M1 credits per session). The FPP  has been recognized under section 1 of the Framework for Maintenance of Certification of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has been accredited for 56.0 Section 1 credits (2 Section 1 credits per session).

Location: Toronto Psychoanalytic Society - 40 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 203, Toronto, ON  M4T 1M9

For more information ; www.torontopsychoanalysis.com

 

ADVANCED TRAINING PROGRAM IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY (ATPPP) Application deadline March 28th
This program is affiliated with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto. On graduation, a diploma is conferred by the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society, and a certificate of completion is issued by the Office of Continuing Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. The program meets the accreditation criteria of the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada - 213.0 Section 1 credits (for 2-year curriculum (1.5 Section 1 credits per session); and the College of Family Physicians of Canada - 213.0 Mainpro-M1 credits (for 2-year curriculum (1.5 Mainpro-M1 credits per session) Location:

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society - 40 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 203, Toronto, ON  M4T 1M9

For more information www.torontopsychoanalysis.com

 

Extension COURSE NINE – Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Transgender: From Freud to YouTube
Thursday, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm: May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6, 2019

DISTANCE PARTICIPATION AVAILABLE

Location: Toronto Psychoanalytic Society - 40 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 203, Toronto, ON  M4T 1M9

For more information or to register online: www.torontopsychoanalysis.com 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Sites Relevant to  Continuing Professional Development

CAMH - http://www.camh.ca/en/education/about/AZCourses/Pages/cbt_si.aspx

Canadian Group Psychotherapy Association -http://cgpa.ca

Centre for Mindfulness Studies - http://www.mindfulnessstudies.com/

Jack Hirose & Associates Inc. - http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops

Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Education - http://www.cme.hms.harvard.edu/

Leading Edge Seminars - http://www.leadingedgeseminars.org/

Mission: Empowerment!  http://www.missionempowerment.ca

Mount Sinai Psychotherapy Institute - http://www.mountsinai.on.ca/care/psych/staff-education-programs/mspi/

New England Educational Institute - http://www.neei.org/aboutus/default.aspx

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education - http://www.oise.utoronto.ca/cpl/Community/index.html

Ontario Medical Association - https://omamentalhealth.wordpress.com

Oshawa Psychotherapy Training Institute - http://www.oshawapsychotherapytraining.com

Psychotherapy Ottawa - www.psychotherapyottawa.com

Psychotherapy Practice Research Network - Therapeutic Alliance-Focused Training and Clinical Supervision: pprnet@uottawa.ca

Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis - www.ticp.on.ca

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society - www.torontopsychoanalysis.com

 

WEBINARS

On-Line CPD Activity: Mind-Brain-Gene - Toward Psychotherapy Integration
Approved for 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE credits
For more information or to register, visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops/

Psychotherapy e - Resources (PTeR)
Approved for a Minimum 3-8 hours per module of MDPAC Online Group-CE credits to a maximum of 42 hours. 
For more information or to register, visit https://pter.mcmaster.ca 

Autism Spectrum Disorder: Strategies to Help Individuals with ASD 
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops

 

Anxiety & Trauma in Children & Adolescents: Treating this Increasing Condition
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops

 

Play Therapy: The Power of Play Techniques for Child & Adult Healing
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops

 

Working with Traumatized Teens: How to Get Unhooked
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours

For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops

 

The Essential DBT Skills Toolkit
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops 

 

Learning to Lean into the Storm: Strategies & Interventions for High-Risk Youth
Approved for 2 of MDPAC Self-Learning credits hours
For more information or to register, please visit http://www.jackhirose.com/upcoming-workshops 

 

Advanced Mindfulness Toolbox for Rewriting the Brain
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 6 module = 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/


Teens, Anxiety and Depression: Active Strategies to Move Teens Forward
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 3 module = 6 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/

 

The Evidence-Based and Individualized Treatment of Depression
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 6 module = 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/



The Personality Disorder Toolbox: Practical Strategies for Meeting the Challenges of Your Most Difficult Cases
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 6 module = 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/

 

The 10 Best Ever Anxiety Management Techniques
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 6 module = 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/

 

Sex, Intimacy & Addiction in the Digital Age
MDPAC Self-Learning credits 2 hours for each of 6 module = 12 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE
For more information or to register, visit http://webinars.jackhirose.com/

 

 

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