In-Conference PD Workshops

See below for the In-Conference PD workshops being offered as part of the CPA’s 202 annual convention.

PD workshops that carry course credit are indicated in the listings. If you attended any of the courses during the conference for which credits are available, please contact education@cpa.ca to verify your attendance.

Friday, June 17, 2022

70475 – Analyzing Complex Samples Using Statistics Canada Data
71324 – Working Effectively with Insurers
71785 – Effective Research Dissemination Skills for Students
71887 – Observing the Ethical Imperative of Self-Care during the Covid-19 Pandemic: Opportunities from an Existential Analytic Framework of Wellness
70516 – Understanding, Calculating, and Interpreting R-squared Effect Size Measures in Multilevel Models
71714 – Cultural Competence for therapists working with the military and first responders.

Saturday, June 18, 2022

69997 – Fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing in Addictions
71043 – CPA/CCPPP INTERNSHIP FAIR: WHAT ARE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS LOOKING FOR? PREPARING FOR YOUR INTERNSHIPs
69249 – Hurt and Healing on the Frontlines of the Pandemic: Implementing Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services for Healthcare Workers (HCWs)s
70578 – Addressing Values and Life Priorities with Justice-Involved Clients in a Risk Reduction Frameworks
70603 – Introduction to Rs
71073 – Best Practices for Transgender Children, Youth, Families and their Mental Healths

Sunday, June 19, 2022

71755 – Destigmatizing Mental Illness for Asian Canadians: Initiating Affordable and Accessible Asian Psychological Services
71181 – Applying to Graduate School in Psychology: An Interactive Workshop
71705 – Learning by Doing: Experiential Strategies to Start Group Counselling Courses
71348 – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Open Group Format for Adult Eating Disorders: Targeting Adaptiveness, Flexibility, and Values
73542 – Inclusive Leadership
71639 – Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Psychology: A Workshop for Students
71871 – Psychology and therapy services with Indigenous Peoples: Helpful, Harmful, Unsure? How Truth and Reconciliation makes for improved services for Indigenous Peoples.

Analyzing Complex Samples Using Statistics Canada Data

Presented by: Richard MacLennan, Jennifer McConnell-Nzunga

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 09:45
Workshop ID: 70475
Sponsored by: Quantitative Methods / Méthodes quantitatives
CPD Credit: 1.5


Working Effectively with Insurers

Presented by: Carmen Bellows, Janelle Bignell

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 09:45
Workshop ID: 71324
Sponsored by: Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine / Psychologie de la santé et médecine du comportement
CPD Credit: 1.5


Effective Research Dissemination Skills for Students

Presented by: Alanna Chu, Jolie Ho

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 09:45
Workshop ID: 71785
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Observing the Ethical Imperative of Self-Care during the Covid-19 Pandemic: Opportunities from an Existential Analytic Framework of Wellness

Presented by: Janelle Kwee, Derrick Klaassen

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 14:00
Workshop ID: 71887
Sponsored by: Counselling Psychology / Psychologie du counseling
CPD Credit: 1.5


Understanding, Calculating, and Interpreting R-squared Effect Size Measures in Multilevel Models

Presented by: Mairead Shaw, Jessica Flake

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 14:15
Workshop ID: 70516
Sponsored by: Quantitative Methods / Méthodes quantitatives
CPD Credit: 1.5


Cultural Competence for therapists working with the military and first responders.

Presented by: W. Paul Erickson

Date/Time: Friday, June 17, 2022 – 14:15
Workshop ID: 71714
Sponsored by: Psychology in the Military / Psychologie du milieu militaire
CPD Credit: 1.5


Fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing in Addiction

Presented by: Magadalen Schulter, Bradley Brazeau

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 09:30
Workshop ID: 69997
Sponsored by: Addiction Psychology / Psychologie de la dépendance
CPD Credit: 1.5


CPA/CCPPP INTERNSHIP FAIR: WHAT ARE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS LOOKING FOR? PREPARING FOR YOUR INTERNSHIP

Presented by: Elena Bilevicius

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 09:30
Workshop ID: 71043
Sponsored by: Clinical Psychology / Psychologie clinique
CPD Credit: No


Hurt and Healing on the Frontlines of the Pandemic: Implementing Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Services for Healthcare Workers (HCWs)

Presented by: Joseph Pellizzari

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 09:30
Workshop ID: 69249
Sponsored by: Psychologists in Hospitals and Health Centres / Psychologues en milieu hospitaliers et en centres de santé
CPD Credit: 1.5


Addressing Values and Life Priorities with Justice-Involved Clients in a Risk Reduction Framework

Presented by: Raymond Tafrate, Damon Mitchell

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 13:00
Workshop ID: 70578
Sponsored by: Criminal Justice Psychology / Psychologie et justice pénale
CPD Credit: 1.5


Introduction to R

Presented by: Udi Alter, Naomi Martinez-Gutierrez

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 13:00
Workshop ID: 70603
Sponsored by: Quantitative Methods / Méthodes quantitatives
CPD Credit: 1.5


Best Practices for Transgender Children, Youth, Families and their Mental Health

Moderator: Wallace Wong, Panelists: Janine Ray, Chris Cook, Olivia Mounet

Date/Time: Saturday, June 18, 2022 – 14:30
Workshop ID: 71073
Sponsored by: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity / Orientation sexuelle et identité sexuelle
CPD Credit: No


Destigmatizing Mental Illness for Asian Canadians: Initiating Affordable and Accessible Asian Psychological Services

Presented by: Gina Wong, Gina Ko

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 11:00
Workshop ID: 71755
Sponsored by: Counselling Psychology / Psychologie du counseling
CPD Credit: 1.5


Applying to Graduate School in Psychology: An Interactive Workshop

Presented by: Nicole Boles, Alejandra Botia , Laura de la Roche

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 11:00
Workshop ID: 71181
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Learning by Doing: Experiential Strategies to Start Group Counselling Courses

Presented by: Dawn McBride, Alyson Worrall

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 11:00
Workshop ID: 71705
Sponsored by: Teaching of Psychology / Enseignement de la psychologie
CPD Credit: 1.5


Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Open Group Format for Adult Eating Disorders: Targeting Adaptiveness, Flexibility, and Values

Presented by: Brad MacNeil

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 11:00
Workshop ID: 71348
Sponsored by: Clinical Psychology / Psychologie clinique
CPD Credit: 1.5


Inclusive Leadership

Presented by: Ada Sinacore

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 11:00
Workshop ID: 73542
Sponsored by: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity / Orientation sexuelle et identité sexuelle
CPD Credit: 1.5


Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Psychology: A Workshop for Students

Presented by: Emily Winters, Linnea Kalchos, Danielle Lefebvre, Roxy Merkland

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 13:30
Workshop ID: 71639
Sponsored by: Students in Psychology / Étudiants en psychologie
CPD Credit: No


Psychology and therapy services with Indigenous Peoples: Helpful, Harmful, Unsure? How Truth and Reconciliation makes for improved services for Indigenous Peoples.

Presented by: Jennifer Chalmers

Date/Time: Sunday, June 19, 2022 – 13:30
Workshop ID: 71871
Sponsored by: Indigenous People’s Psychology / Psychologie des peuples autochtones
CPD Credit: 1.5