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.  

 

February 2023

 

The Impact of Mental Health & Addiction on the Family
February 9 2023, 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET via ZOOM
For more details or to register, CLICK HERE

 

Alberta Recovery Conference
February 21 & 22, 2023
Calgary, Alberta
For more details or to register, CLICK HERE
Approved for 12 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits and 2 hours of MDPAC CCI credits.

 

March 2023

Extension COURSE TEN – Entering Laplanche Through the Clinic: An Introductory Perspective
Thursdays, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: March 2, 9, 23, 30, 2023.
For more details or to register, visit https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/extension-program/course-ten-entering-laplanche-through-the-clinic-an-introductory-perspective/ 

 

Silent Disclosures and Other Subjective Excursions: Theoretical and Clinical Implications with Steven Kuchuck, DSW
Presented by Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis
Saturday, March 4, 2023, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST 
REGISTER
Read the full event brochure HERE

 

Navigating the Nervous System: A Polyvagal Approach to Working with Complex Trauma
March 23-24, 2023 ONLINE
For more information or to register, CLICK HERE
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).

 

8 Week Mindful Self-Compassion Program – Online Spring 2023
March 27 through May 15, 2023 (Mondays: 11:00am – 2:00 pm EDT)
Silent Retreat: Sat. Apr. 22, 11:00am–2:00pm EDT
For more information or to register, CLICK HERE
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

 

April 2023

54th ATPPP Scientific Session - On Breathing and Psychoanalysis
Saturday, April 1, 2023: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
For more details or to register, visit https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/scientific-program/54th-atppp-scientific-session/ 

 

29th Annual Day in Psychoanalysis - OEDIPUS TODAY
Saturday, April 22, 2023, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
For more details or to register, visit https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/scientific-program/29th-annual-day-in-psychoanalysis 

 

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Dates: April & May 2023 (Including April 17+ 18; 24 + 25; May 1+ 2; 8+ 9) - via webinar 9.00am – 1.00pm EDT
For more details and to register, visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/dialectical-behaviour-therapy-for-complex-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-tickets-423643638527 
Approved for 28 hours of MDPAC Group CE credits

 

 

OTHER PROGRAMS

 

 

Toronto Psychoanalytic Society Seminars: 2022/2023 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.

 

2022/2023 Extension Programs:    https://torontopsychoanalysis.com/extension-program/

 

Fundamentals of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (FPP) Application Deadline: March 1, 2023

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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