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Wednesday, May 1st 2013 - Saturday, June 1st 2013 |
Essentials of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy: A 30-Session Certificate Program Sept 2013 - May 2014
applications due June 1, 2013
Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis
This is a clinically-focused program for those desiring to learn the basic principles and applications of psychoanalytic therapy. This program will also help prepare those interested in applying to the four-year Psychoanalytic Training Program at the Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis who do not have training in psychoanalytic therapy.
The program consists of weekly two-hour seminars divided into five six-session modules.
A six-session module that introduces the psychoanalytic frame of reference including the analytic attitude, and the concepts of development; motivations; drives; object relations; the self;...
Monday, May 27th 2013 |
The Joy of Gender: Counselling Transgender Clients and Their Families
Hershel Russell, MEd
Leading Edge Seminars, Inc
Monday, May 27, 2013, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm • YWCA Elm Centre, 87 Elm Street, Toronto
This workshop will prepare mental health professionals, educators, and other caregivers to embrace work with trans communities. Hershel Russell will present transgender experience as an ordinary, if unusual, aspect of human diversity rather than a medical diagnosis. Training is often not offered in this area and many professionals feel unsure about how to provide respectful, appropriate services. This workshop will provide a solid foundation to enable clinicians and educators to approach this work with confidence.
Hershel Russell is known as a passionate,...
Tuesday, May 28th 2013 |
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: A Workshop for Direct Service Workers
Lyndsey Davies, M.S.W., R.S.W.
Location: Hincks-Dellcrest Institute, 114 Maitland St, Toronto
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is an intensive out-patient therapy developed by Marsha Linehan to treat
chronically suicidal clients diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder. DBT has also been adapted to treat clients with addictions, eating disorders and other complex problems. Working with clients who experience these difficulties is extremely challenging for mental health and direct service professionals. DBT has proven to be effective in reducing suicidal, self-harm and other impulsive behaviours and to increase client engagement in therapy. DBT blends Cognitive...
Wednesday, May 29th 2013 - Saturday, June 1st 2013 |
2013 SVN Annual Conference: "Connecting the Dots": Helping Families, Engaging Communities, Enriching All
Sarah Cannon et al
Supervised Visitation Network
370 King Street West
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM SVN Board Of Directors Meeting
9:00 AM -4:00 PM Pre-Conference Institute: Crisis Prevention Intervention Certification Training
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Welcome And Opening Ceremony
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Reception with Hors d'Oeuvres
Thursday, May 30, 2013
7:00 AM YOGA
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Plenary Session
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Workshop Session A
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Networking Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM Workshop Session...
Wednesday, May 29th 2013 - Thursday, May 30th 2013 |
Emotion-focused Couples (EFT-C) Institute 2013
Dr. Les Greenberg
York University Psychology Clinic
Building on the latest research conducted by Dr. Greenberg and his colleagues, an intensive 4 day training institute in couples therapy will be held from May 29 - 30, 2013. This training provides registrants with in depth skills training through lecturettes, video demonstrations, modeling and role-playing practice. The workshop will cover the 5 stage 14 step expanded model of EFT-C focusing on attachment and identify needs and self-and other soothing. As an emotion-focused therapy we focus on how to work with emotions such as anger, sadness, fear and shame. Participants will be asked to identify key interactional cycles in their own primary...