Sept/Oct Seminars

  • Loving with the Brain in Mind:  Neurobiology and Couple Therapy
    Led by Mona Fishbane
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  • Healing Intergenerational Wounds:
    A Relational-Neurobiological Approach to Transform Family Relationships
    Led by Mona Fishbane
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  • Evidence-Based Treatment of Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Led by Martin Antony

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  • Disarming The Narcissist
    Led by Wendy Behary
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  • Yoga Skills in Clinical Practice:
    Helping Clients Manage Their Emotions
    Led by Amy Weintraub and Linda Mackay
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  • Is It Sensory or Is It Behavioural?
    Complex Behavioural Challenges in Children and Youth
    Led by Kim Barthel
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  • Brain-Based Therapy and Trauma
    John Arden
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Nov/Dec Seminars

    • Brain-Based Therapy and Trauma
      John Arden
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    • Compassionate Inquiry with Gabor Maté
      Led by Gabor Maté
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    • The Pain Paradox:
      The “Third Wave” of Mindfulness-Compassion-Based Approaches for PTSD and Complex Trauma

      Led by John Briere
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    • CBT for Insomnia:
      Improving Anxiety, Depression,  Chronic Pain, and Trauma Treatments Through Sleep Management
      Led by Colleen Carney
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    • Using  Muse in Therapy: Training the Brain to Meditate
      Led by Michael Decaire MA, C.Psych, R.Psych;  Norman Farb, PhD;  Ariel Garten, BSc;  Ed Hamlin, PhD, BCN;  and Graeme Moffat, PhD
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    • CBT and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) for Depression
      Led by Peter Bieling
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    • I Don’t Wanna Talk About it:
      Working with Hard-to-Engage Children, Youth, and Families
      Led by Liana Lowenstein
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Intensive Seminars

  • WEBINAR: Working with the Neurobiological Legacy of Trauma
    Led by Janina Fisher
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  • Safe and Effective Use of Self in Psychotherapy:
    Thirty Hours of Graduate-Level Professional Training
    Led by Lilian and Peter Wong
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  • 3 DAYS: Shift Happens:
    Learning to Rewire Our Response to Disappointment, Difficulty, and Disaster
    Led by Linda Graham
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  • 4 DAYS: Neurofeedback in Clinical Practice
    Led by Ed Hamlin
    In association with The EEG Education and Research Company
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    CBT Certification in the Treatment of Anxiety and Depression

  • Part I: Evidence-Based Treatment of Anxiety and Related Disorders
    Led by Martin Antony

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    Part II: CBT and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) for Depression
    Led by Peter Bieling

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Michael's Blog

Therapists as Scout or Soldier

4 Jul, 2016 Tags: , ,

As a therapist and learner: are you a soldier or a scout? Sometimes our training encourages us to be better soldiers; to see our clients and the world in a … Continue reading “Therapists as Scout or Soldier”

Summer Thoughts On Connecting By Disconnecting

21 Jun, 2016 Tags: , ,

With good weather here and summer well underway, I’m happy to forward you some musings from Pico Iyer, a longtime favourite writer of mine. A concern that is often on the … Continue reading “Summer Thoughts On Connecting By Disconnecting”

Is Reverence The Next Big Thing?

8 Jun, 2016 Tags: , , ,

My role is to stay informed about what is influencing the world of psychotherapy. The changes keep coming. Always have. Always will. In this century there are many positive and … Continue reading “Is Reverence The Next Big Thing?”