In-Conference PD Workshops

See below for the In-Conference PD workshops being offered as part of the CPA’s 2021 annual convention.

PD workshops that carry course credit are indicated in the listings. Please note that due to CPD credit rules on pre-recorded material, learners will be required to successfully complete a quiz before credit will be granted. If you attended any of the courses during the conference for which credits are available, please contact education@cpa.ca to verify your attendance.

How to be Miserable in Your Twenties: The Clinician’s Guide

Presented by: Randy Paterson

Date/Time:Thursday June 10 3:15 Channel 2
Workshop ID:61707
Sponsored by: Clinical Psychology / Psychologie clinique
CPD Credit: No


“All actual life is encounter”:  An existential-phenomenological therapy group

Presented by: Derrick  Klaassen

Date/Time:Friday June 11 3:15 Channel 3
Workshop ID:61750
Sponsored by: Counselling Psychology / Psychologie du counseling
CPD Credit: No


Self-Care and Wellness for Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presented by: Alexandra Richard

Date/Time:Friday June 11 3:15 Channel 5
Workshop ID:61316
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Experiential Virtual Psychotherapy & Educational Exercises for Children: A Second Wave Positive Psychology Approach

Presented by: Laura Armstrong

Date/Time:Friday June 11 3:15 Channel 2
Workshop ID:64680
Sponsored by: Educational and School Psychology / Psychologie éducationnelle et scolaire
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: Experiential Virtual Psychotherapy & Educational Exercises for Children: A Second Wave Positive Psychology Approach


ABPP Board Certification: Relevance for Canadian Neuropsychologists!

Presented by: Brenda Spiegler

Date/Time:Monday June 14 – 2 pm Channel 3
Workshop ID:61717
Sponsored by: Clinical Neuropsychology / Neuropsychologie clinique
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: ABPP Board Certification: Relevance for Canadian Neuropsychologists!


Effectively Preparing and Communicating Psychological Science Through Poster Presentations

Presented by: Rachel Eirich

Date/Time:Monday June 14 – 2 pm Channel 2
Workshop ID:61563
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Evidence-Based Practice 2.0: The Next Phase of PSY+, a resource for clinicians

Presented by: Martin Drapeau

Date/Time:Monday June 14 – 2:30 pm Channel 5
Workshop ID:61364
Sponsored by: Clinical Psychology / Psychologie clinique
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: Evidence-Based Practice 2.0: The Next Phase of PSY+, a resource for clinicians


Introduction to Neurotherapy

Presented by: Mari Swingle

Date/Time:Tuesday, June 15 2:45 Channel 4
Workshop ID:65507
Sponsored by: Quantitative Electrophysiology / Électrophysiologie quantitative
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: Introduction to Neurotherapy


Shame in the context of healthcare: A mindful approach.

Presented by: Beth Whelan

Date/Time:Thursday, June 17 2:15 Channel 5
Workshop ID:61734
Sponsored by: Teaching of Psychology / Enseignement de la psychologie
CPD Credit: Yes
Session recording not available. Contact education@cpa.ca for certificate.


Effective Research Dissemination Skills for Students

Presented by: Jolie Ho

Date/Time:Friday June 18 1 pm Channel 3
Workshop ID:64911
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


A brief introduction to longitudinal measurement invariance and cross-lagged panel models using lavaan

Presented by: Sean Mackinnon

Date/Time:Friday June 18 1:45 Channel 5
Workshop ID:64367
Sponsored by: Quantitative Methods / Méthodes quantitatives
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: A brief introduction to longitudinal measurement invariance and cross-lagged panel models using lavaan


A comprehensive school psychology model designed to meet students’  needs in diverse communities

Presented by: Maria Kokai and Ester Cole

Date/Time:Monday June 21 3:15 Channel5
Workshop ID:61410
Sponsored by: Educational and School Psychology / Psychologie éducationnelle et scolaire
CPD Credit: Yes
Final Quiz: A comprehensive school psychology model designed to meet students’ needs in diverse communities


How to do the work: Advocacy skills for psychology students

Presented by: Joanna Collaton

Date/Time:Tuesday June 22 1 pm Channel 2
Workshop ID:65350
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Supporting tele-assessment with performance-based cognitive and neuropsychological tests: Evidence and test selection

Presented by: Dr. Susan Raiford

Date/Time:Wednesday June 23 1 pm Channel 1
Workshop ID:65099
Sponsored by: General Psychology / Psychologie générale
CPD Credit: No


Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: A Workshop for Students

Presented by: Alejandra Botia

Date/Time:Wednesday June 23 1:45 pm Channel 4
Workshop ID:64232
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No
Session not recorded