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 2024

 

Ontario Psychiatric Association - Virtual Open House
May 30
For more details and to register, visit  https://eopa.ca/events/2024/05/30/opa-open-house-2024

 

Clinical Advances in Depression Care Conference
May 31 via ZOOM

For more details and to register, visit https://events.myconferencesuite.com/ClinicalAdvancesDepressionCare/reg/landing 

 

July 2024

20 Skills to Work with Emotion in Psychotherapy
July 11 & 12 2024 - via ZOOM
For more details and to register, please visit https://www.cpeh.ca/upcoming-live-workshops 
Approved for 7 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).

 

Basic Principles for Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy - Level 1, Understanding Ketamine Assisted Therapy
July 12-13th (In-Person)
For more details or to register, visit https://breakthrough-therapies.com/teaching-and-training/ 
Approved for 20 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits for the 2 day course (CCI hours are automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

 

August 2024

Basic Principles for Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy - Level 2, Diving Into Journey, Integration and Aftercare of KAP
Aug 9-10th (In-Person)
For more details or to register, visit https://breakthrough-therapies.com/teaching-and-training/
Approved for 20 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits for the 2 day course (CCI hours are automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

 

October 2024

Basic Principles for Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy - Level 1, Understanding Ketamine Assisted Therapy
Oct 11-12th (In-Person)
For more details or to register, visit https://breakthrough-therapies.com/teaching-and-training/ 
Approved for 20 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits for the 2 day course (CCI hours are automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

 

Mind-Body-Spirit Psychotherapy Conference
October 12-17, 2024 - Sedona, Arizona
For more details or to register, visit https://daybreaktherapy.ca/mind-body-spirit-conference-2024/ 

 

November 2024

Basic Principles for Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy - Level 2, Diving Into Journey, Integration and Aftercare of KAP
Feb 9-10th (online), May 10-11th (In-Person), Aug 9-10th (In-Person), Nov 8-9th (In-Person)
For more details or to register, visit https://breakthrough-therapies.com/teaching-and-training/ 
Approved for 20 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits for the 2 day course (CCI hours are automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours).

 

OTHER PROGRAMS 

Foundations of Indigenous Cultural Safety
3-hour, self-paced course
For more details or to register, visit https://iphcc.ca/cultural-safety-training/ 

Approved for 3 hours of MDPAC Self-Directed CE credits

 

Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 
April & May 2024 (9am -1pm ET on April 17/18, April 24/25, May 1/2, May 8/9)
Online via ZOOM
For more details and to register, visit https://cmbh.space/event/online-training-dialectical-behavior-therapy-for-complex-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-2/ 

Approved for 28 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits.

 

 

Counselling and Psychotherapy in Family Medicine
Year-long  program starting September 29 2023.
For more details and to register, visit www.cpd.utoronto.ca/cpfm/ 

Approved for 13 hours of MDPAC Group-CE credits per week-end x 5 week-ends (total 65 hours). Approved for 2 hours of CCI per week-end (automatically calculated when MDPAC member submits Group CE hours) - total 10 hours

and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits per Mentoring session x 4 sessions - total 8 hours.

 

Introduction to Infant-Parent Psychotherapy
A series of 15 seminars
FRIDAYS in FALL 2023/ WINTER 2024
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. EST
September 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 3, 10, 17, 24, December 1, 2023; January 12, 19, 26, February 2, 16, 2024
All seminars will be held online via videoconference
Fee: $600 Mental Health Professionals, $200 Students
Click Here to REGISTER NOW 
Questions? info@capct.ca | 416.690.5464 | www.capct.ca

 

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society Seminars: 2023/2024 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.

Presenter: Gila Ashtor

Saturday, November 4, 2023: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Saturday, October 21, 2023, 9:20 am – 2:00 pm (ET)

Featuring: Juliet Mitchell with Margaret Ann Fitzpatrick Hanly

For more information ; www.torontopsychoanalysis.com

For more information www.torontopsychoanalysis.com

Presenter: Cecilia Taiana

Saturday, May 25, 2024: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

 

 

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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