shopping cart
nothing in cart
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
about us
upcoming events
Feb 27th - Teenagers Today: What you need to know [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Mar 5th - Certificate in Essential Skills for Assessing and Treating Children and Families [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
Mar 7th - Romantic/Erotic Love in the Age of #MeToo: Vulnerability and Cynicism [The Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis]
Mar 8th - 2020 Rotman Research Institute Conference - Aging & Brain Healthy: Mental Health and Well-Being []
Mar 9th - Working with Violent, Suicidal and Self-destructive Adolescents: A collaborative strengths-based approach [SickKids CCMH Learning Institute]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Events and Happenings
If you have an event that you would like to see listed here, send an e-mail at [email protected]. (Listings are free!)
Tuesday, February 25th 2020 - Wednesday, February 26th 2020

Advanced Clinical Skills Development and Practices for Working with Trauma: Level 2 trauma certificate

Facilitator: Ian Robertson, MSW, RSW
presented by SickKids CCMH Learning Institute

February 25 and 26, March 2, 3, 4, 2020
This training is suitable for: Mental Health Professionals: psychotherapists, counsellors, psychologists, social workers, experienced front-line workers (nurses, clergy, residential workers) who provide services to vulnerable populations.
Pre-requisite: Certificate in Trauma Counselling for Front-Line Workers Level 1
This Level 2 Trauma Certificate will present a theoretical framework of evidence-based and best practice approaches for working individuals who have been implicated by trauma. Participants will explore the neurological and physiological effects of trauma on the brain and body along...

more info...


Thursday, February 27th 2020

Teenagers Today: What you need to know

Facilitator: Marshall Korenblum, MD., FRCP©, Dip. Child Psychiatry
presented by SickKids CCMH Learning Institute

Morning Session: Signs, Symptoms and Risk Factors of Suicide
The prevalence rate of suicide in teenagers remains unacceptably high. Why? What are the warning signs and risk factors for suicide behavior in teens? What can be done to intervene? What role does mental illness play? What role does media (T.V., movies, social media) play? This training will elucidate a clear understanding of how to recognize the signs of suicide and what to do about it.
Afternoon Session: How to Engage Adolescents in Psychotherapy
We are on the cusp of a revolution in how technology and biology are affecting teenage brains. This training will clarify how adolescent...

more info...


Thursday, March 5th 2020 - Friday, March 6th 2020

Certificate in Essential Skills for Assessing and Treating Children and Families

Facilitators: Liana Lowenstein, MSW., RSW., CPT-S., & Greg Lubimiv, MSW., CPT-S.
presented by SickKids CCMH Learning Institute

March 5, 6 and April 29, 30, 2020
This 4-day certificate program is designed for practitioners who regularly work with children, adolescents, and their families and are interested in augmenting their clinical skills and therapeutic toolkit for a wide range of issues. The 4-key learning modules of this course will cover various topics including rapport-building, engaging resistant children and parents, implementing an innovative assessment model, strengthening core family therapy skills, and utilizing play and expressive arts techniques.
Module 1 | March 5: What's going on? An Innovative Model for Assessing Children and Teens. This workshop...

more info...


Saturday, March 7th 2020

Romantic/Erotic Love in the Age of #MeToo: Vulnerability and Cynicism

Dr. Virginia Goldner
presented by The Toronto Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis

Innis Town Hall Theatre, Innis College, University of Toronto
2 Sussex Ave., Toronto, M5S 1J5

Morning Session:
Representing and Regulating Sexuality in the Age of #MeToo
Sexual coercion coopts the erotic into a traumatic register, creating conditions of tormenting confusion for the preyed upon and agita for the predator, whose omnipotence is thrilling, but fragile. This paper addresses the politics and dynamics of erotic relations, and explores the tension between pleasure and danger, between consent and submission, and between the lure of romanticism, with its swampy lost and foundness, and the sobriety of politicization — the clear-eyed...

more info...


Sunday, March 8th 2020 - Wednesday, March 11th 2020

2020 Rotman Research Institute Conference - Aging & Brain Healthy: Mental Health and Well-Being

presented by

Donna Rose Addis, Linda Clare, JEff Daskalakis, Alexandra Fiocco, Joseph Gone, AManda Grenier, Nasreen Khatari, Ruth Lanius, Jutta LIndert, Nir Lipsman, Linda Mah, Mara Mather, Roger McIntyre, Margaret McKinnon, Jed Meltzer, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Allison Sekuler, Gustavo Turecki, Angie Troyer, Susan Vandermorris

Metro Toronto Convention Centre
North Building
255 Front Street West
Toronto, ON Canada

more info...



Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2019

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail [email protected]
Hours: 9-6 M-W / 9-7 Th-F / 10-6 Sat / 12-5 Sun EST

Click here to read previous issues.
conference lists
DDP Training
Reclaiming Disability Studies
Disaster Psychiatry
ATPPP Presenters Past & Present
AFCC 2019
Linda Graham recommends
IFPE 2019 in Toronto - Borders