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Thursday, February 12th 2015 - Saturday, February 28th 2015 |
ATPPP Application deadline is February 28, 2015
Advanced Training Program in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (ATPPP) of the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society
ATPPP is looking for candidates who already possess a background in psychodynamic psychotherapy but who wish to enrich their understanding of clinical and theoretical aspects of psychoanalytic psychotherapy.
Recent successful graduates of the program have included social workers, psychiatrists and residents, psychologists, psychological associates and GP psychotherapists in private practice. ATPPP has also trained addiction and family and child care workers working in the public sector.
They are looking for candidates who possess an undergraduate degree as well as a post-graduate degree and/or extensive practice in psychotherapy related...
Saturday, February 28th 2015 |
Italian Food and Culture: How Each Influences the Other
Speaker: Sara Maida-Nicol | Discussant: Kaspars Tuters
Toronto Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
Toronto Psychoanalytic Society & Institute Outreach Event
Saturday, February 28, 2015, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
George Ignatieff Theatre, Trinity College
Cost: $75 per person. Hors d’oeuvres will be served and cash bar will be available.
Please note: CME credits are not available for this event.
The great writer and gastronome Brillat-Savarin said, “Tell me what you eat and I’ll tell you who you are”. The handling and eating of food holds unexpectedly deep meaning. Food rituals tell us about our own culture, and others’. Social and ethnic identities are often revealed in everyday food rituals, symbols and cultural practices. By exploring...
Tuesday, March 3rd 2015 |
Speaking of Lacan - Seminar and Reading Group: Savoir-Faire of the Analyst within the Lacanian Clinic
Mavis Himes, Facilitator
Speaking of Lacan
How can we begin to address the complex notion of savoir-faire (know-how) in psychoanalysis?
For when we begin to describe what exactly we are ‘doing’ (faire) with this so-called ‘knowledge‘(savoir), we are inevitably confronted with a host of questions related to the psychoanalytic act, the frame of the cure and the knowledge of the analyst.
Savoir-faire is not a technique or a method nor is it the application of a set of standard rules or prescriptive principles. Savoir-faire entails a degree of fluidity within clinical practice while taking its moorings from a particular knowing (savoir) that slides between the gaps of truth, knowledge...
Thursday, March 5th 2015 |
tps&i Extension Course Seven – High Risk Infant-Mother Dyads
Coordinator: Elizabeth Tuters | Course Leaders: Jasmina Pilasanovic, Susan Yabsley
Toronto Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
Thursday, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm: March 5, 19, 26, April 2, 2015
Preregistration is required.
Working with high risk dyads using the intervention of Watch, Wait, Wonder (WWW). The series will begin with the principles of WWW intervention, followed by brain development related to the relational environment, dyadic engagement and attachment. All seminars will include DVD material for discussion with the participants.
At the end of the course the participants will be able to:
Learn about the importance of early brain development in the relational context.
Understand the development and the importance of...
Friday, March 6th 2015 |
3rd Annual Frederick W. Thompson Anxiety Disorders Centre Conference: Enhancing Outcomes
in Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Related Disorders
Karen Ingersoll, Jim Kennedy and more
Sunnybook Frederick W. Thompson Anxiety Disorders Centre
The Frederick W. Thompson Anxiety Disorders Centre’s Annual Conference is the only Canadian educational event focused on Obsessive-Compulsive & Related Disorders and Anxiety Disorders. The Conference previously won the Ivan L. Silver Award for Excellence in Continuing Mental Health Education. This year we are proud to bring you an exciting and expanded program, including partnering with the highly successful 15th Annual Toronto Psychopharmacology Update Day! Our conference focuses on what clinicians need to know to improve treatment outcomes in these populations. The day kicks off with an internationally-recognized trainer in motivational interviewing,...