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.  

 

 

May

New Trends in the Workplace Mental Health and Addictions Summit
May 19, 2022 - 12pm ET, 9am PT
For more details or to register, visit https://ehncanada.zoom.us/webinar/register/6616516060973/WN_HO_X9elHTr6e8VO8Z66iZA
Approved for 2 hour of MDPAC Group-CE credits

 

Understanding Medication, and Medication Relevance in Perinatal Care
Presented by Olivia Scobie MSW, RSW, MA and Natalie Grynpas, MSW, RSW, MA
May 24, 1:00-3:00 pm
For more details and to register, visit https://www.canadianperinatalmentalhealthtrainings.com/ 
Approved for 2 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits

 

OMA Section on Primary Care Mental Health AGM & Presentation: Mindfulness in the Management of Clinical Conditions: The Evolution, the Evidence and the Efficacy
May 25, 7:00 - 10:00 pm ET via ZOOM
No cost
To RSVP, please email pcmhsection@gmail.com
Approved for 1.5 hours of MDPAC Group-CE credits

 

Productive Emotional Processing in Psychotherapy: Targeted Interventions to Facilitate Emotional Change
May 27 & 28, 2022   11:00 am - 2:15 pm VIA ZOOM
Presented by Dr. Leslie Greenberg and Dr. Antonio Pascual-Leone
For more details and to register, visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/productive-emotional-processing-in-psychotherapy-tickets-266250260697 
Approved for 6 hours of MDPAC Group-CE credits for the two days and 1 hour of MDPAC CCI credits (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

 

 

September

Developing a Trauma Aware Model of Care
Presented by Olivia Scobie MSW, RSW, MA and Natalie Grynpas, MSW, RSW, MA
September 20, 1:00-3:00 pm
For more details and to register, visit https://www.canadianperinatalmentalhealthtrainings.com/ 
Approved for 2 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits

 

November

Developing Anti-Oppressive Clinical Practices
Presented by Olivia Scobie MSW, RSW, MA and Natalie Grynpas, MSW, RSW, MA
November 22, 1:00-3:00 pm
For more details and to register, visit https://www.canadianperinatalmentalhealthtrainings.com/ 
Approved for 2 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits

 

January 2023

Trauma-Aware Care for CAS Involved Patients
Presented by Olivia Scobie MSW, RSW, MA and Natalie Grynpas, MSW, RSW, MA
January 24, 1:00-3:00 pm
For more details and to register, visit https://www.canadianperinatalmentalhealthtrainings.com/ 
Approved for 2 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits

 

 

OTHER PROGRAMS

 

PSYCHOTHERAPY SUPERVISION IN A GROUP FORMAT

Track 1 - Qualities and Actions of Effective Psychotherapists
Mondays: 7:00 to 8:00 PM – May 9 to Aug 1, 2022 (12 sessions)

Track 2 - Overview of standards and guideline for the psychotherapy and Constructivist Psychotherapy
Wednesdays: 9:00 to 10:00 AM – May 11 to Jul 27, 2022 (12 sessions)

Track 3 - Interpersonal psychotherapy and standards and guideline for psychotherapy
Thursdays: 4:00 to 5:00 PM – May 12 to Jul 28, 2022 (12 sessions)

Track 4 - Practical Consideration of Transference & Countertransference in Psychotherapy and Helping Skills in Psychotherapy Practice
Fridays: 9:00 to 10:00 PM – May 13 to Aug 5, 2022 (12 sessions)

Track 5 - Interpersonal Psychotherapy and Qualities and Actions of Effective Psychotherapists
Saturdays: 5:00 to 6:00 PM – May 14 to Jul 30, 2022 (12 sessions)

For more details and to register, contact michaelpare@rogers.com

Each session is approved for 1 hour of MDPAC CE Assessment OR (but NOT as well as) 1 hour of MDPAC CCI. (see dates above)
Each Track is approved for 12 hours of MDPAC CE Assessment OR (but NOT as well as) 12 hours of MDPAC CCI. (see dates above) if all are attended.

 

8 Week Mindful Self-Compassion Online Program
March 21 - May 9, 2022
(Mondays 6:00-9:00 pm EDT)
Silent Retreat: Fri. April 22, 1:00 - 4:00 pm EDT
For more details, email presenceworkshops@sharigeller.ca
Approved for the 8 days of 2.75 hour ZOOM workshop – 22 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits.
Approved for the 1 day of 3 hour ZOOM workshop (Silent Retreat) – 3 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits on November 12, 2021

 

Counselling and Psychotherapy in Family Medicine (5 weekend course)
Jan 21, 22, 23, 2022
March 4, 5, 6, 2022
May 5, 6, 7, 2022
Sept 16, 17, 18, 2022
Nov 18, 19, 20, 2022
and 5 small group mentoring sessions of 2 hours each in Feb, April, June, late summer, and October.

For more details or to register, visit https://www.cpd.utoronto.ca/cpfm/ 

 

 

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society Seminars: 2021/2022 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.

 

  • 22nd Annual Day in Applied Psychoanalysis -- Saturday, September 18, 2021, 9:20 am – 2:30 pm Between Hours: Interdisciplinary Dialogues, Applied Psychoanalysis Programme of the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society, presents: Strangers in a Virtual Land: The Impact of Disembodied Relatedness on Psychic Development and the Sense of Self -- A day of dialogue with literary, socio-cultural, and psychoanalytic thinkers https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/between-hours/22nd-annual-day-in-applied-psychoanalysis/

 

 

  • Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (FPP) Application Deadline: March 1, 2022

https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/training-study/fundamental-psychoanalytic-perspectives/

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: February 28, 2023

https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/training-study/advanced-training-program-in-psychoanalytic-psychotherapy/  

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

 

 

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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