Webinars and Courses
Events listed below are not all CAMFT events
but we believe they are of interest to MFTs.
CAMFT has not reviewed the content of the events offered below, except for those that have been given pre-approved CEUs from CAMFT. The events are not listed in any particular order. Not all courses will be approved for CEUs. Although we do our best to have all details below correct, CAMFT is not responsible for any errors.
University of Guelph Open Learning
Building a Thriving Private Practice
March 24 - April 2, 2023
Starting a private practice can quickly become overwhelming without the proper skillset and know-how.
Take control of your profession and learn how to manage your own practice with Building a Thriving Private Practice.
Save on tuition with our early bird pricing! Available until February 22, 2023. This course will be delivered remotely. Register here.
Canadian Association for Play Therapy
Foundation Play Therapy Training Days
Live On-line Instructor Lead
Individual Full Days of Training 2023
First course starts May 8, 2023
Please click here for details on Dates, Registration, Training Outlines
and learning outcomes.
A Systemic Clinical Supervision Fundamentals Course – Spring 2023
Presenters - Facilitators: Vange Willms Thiessen, Estera Boldut
Starts April 14, 2023
About the Course: This 36-hour/3-credit university equivalent supervision course is designed to meet professional association requirements. It will enhance the skills for Masters/Doctoral level counsellors/therapists who provide clinical supervision at government and community mental health agencies, private counselling centers, academic training institutions and private practice settings. CAMFT approved. Please click here for more information.
Working with Shame and Anger in Psychotherapy
with Dr. Leslie Greenberg
May 12 & 13, 2023
Online with Zoom
Learn Practical Skills And Theory On How To Transform Shame As You Watch
His Recent In-Person Therapy Sessions.
Core unhealthy shame is a major source of psychological distress and human suffering. Shame results in feelings of worthlessness and self- contempt, difficulties in interpersonal relationships, and problematic emotions such as unhealthy anger or rage. In contrast, assertive healthy anger is helpful and therapeutic to change core shame.
Please click for more information. CAMFT can count 7 hours of CEU with completion of this workshop.
April 28 (Friday) & 29 (Saturday), 2023
Richmond Olympic Oval in British Columbia
AEDP (Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy) is a healing-oriented experiential therapy that harnesses the power of emotion and attachment to repair trauma and foster flourishing. This integrative treatment model translates knowledge from attachment science, developmental studies, contemporary neurobiology, and emotion theory into practical and effective clinical interventions. AEDP change mechanisms unlock deep transformational processes that rewire attachment and empower our clients to live more fully and freely!
This workshop features extensive video examples from actual therapy sessions and is specifically designed for therapists who are familiar with Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). Early Bird Registration fee $395. ends March 6 at 6:00 pm PDT. Student rate available. To learn more and to register (at bottom of webpage) please click here.
The Parent Hope Project Conference
A New Clinical Approach to Parenting
April 17, 2023 - 2:00pm - 5:30pm PST
For any helping professionals who may with to explore a new was or working with parents. Parents are welcome if interested.
The Parent Hope Project is a parent education program created by Dr. Jenny Brown that aims to improve parent confidence and outcomes for struggling children. This is achieved through promoting parent self-discovery, redirecting anxious energy away from the child, and reducing their reliance on outside experts. For more information and to register please click here.
Saskatchewan CAMFT Branch
Thursday, April 27, 2023
12pm - 1 pm SK
Putting Families First:
How Saskatchewan’s New Requirements in
Family Law Proceedings are Changing
the Adversarial Culture of Divorce
Presenter: Charmaine Panko
of Panko Collaborative Law And Mediation Prof. Corp. based in Saskatoon.
The Saskatchewan CAMFT Branch is hosting a virtual continuing education event on Thursday, April 27 at 12:00 pm. This event is open to all Saskatchewan CAMFT members. This can be counted for 1 hour CEU.
Interested individuals can register by sending an e-mail to: [email protected]
Becoming Differentiated Through Anger and Shame
Approaching Anger and Shame through a Systems Perspective.
Presented by Michael Towers, MA
This course invites you to take a completely different approach to handling anger and shame in your life. I am suggesting that anger and shame are instrumental in helping you become differentiated.
The training will consist of 90 minutes of presentation time with several downloadable handouts over the course of 5 different video segments. It is self-directed.
The course has been approved for 1.5 hours of CEUs for CAMFT members. To register please click here.
Center for NVR Therapy and Practice
Training courses in NonViolent Resistance (NVR) TherapyNonViolent Resistance therapy (NVR) helps parents and other caregivers recover their agency facing young and adult children who harm themselves or others, withdraw socially, are addicted to digital media or cannabis, threaten suicide, or reject any kind of help, including therapy. NVR is a systemic family and community based practice. NVR is well established in Europe and is now being introduced to Canada by Dan Dulberger, RMFT-S, an internationally recognised NVR trainer. Click here for more details about our NVR and our training program.
Best Marriages Counselling and Workshop Center
The Arts and Science of Love Couples Workshop
At the Arts & Science of Love Gottman couples and marriage workshop you get 2 full days of real-world information and easy exercises/tools that will help to reinforce and restore your love. Counsellors Darren Wilk and Lawrence Stoyanowski of Best Marriages bring an unparalleled level of insight to their couples and marriage Workshops in Calgary, and Vancouver. Click here for more information. or go to www.bestmarriages.ca and click on workshops and training.
Gottman Therapist Training
Join us for a dynamic experience of interactive live training with Darren Wilk and Lawrence Stoyanowski master trainers of Level 1,2 & 3 Gottman clinical trainings. They are highly endorsed by the Gottman Institute. You can find more information for both of these events here.
Or go to [email protected] and click on workshops and training.
Leading Edge Seminars
Since 1993, Leading Edge Seminars has been serving mental health and human services professionals with ground-breaking continuing education seminars on a wide range of topics facilitated by today’s leading clinicians. Delivered online and in-person, at Leading Edge Seminars, you’ll get the speakers you love, the content you want, and the skills you need.
Online EFT Workshop: Attachment Injury Resolution Model
June 3, 2023
9:30 am - 5:30 pm EST
Dr. Herman Chow, RP, RMFT-Supervisor, CCFT
Certified EFT Therapist and Supervisor
AAMFT Approved Supervisor
Attachment Injury Resolution Model (AIRM) is the ninth instalment of the Online EFT workshops series that will hone your EFT skills. This workshop is for participants who have some working knowledge of EFT. AIRM is an evidence-based Stage 2 process of Emotionally Focused Therapy that promotes repair and recovery from attachment injuries in couple relationships. AIRM is built from the backbone of Stage 1 work (de-escalation and ownership of the injury) and early Stage 2 work (sufficient withdrawer engagement work). To learn more about this workshop please click here, or to register click here. Early bird ends April 3, 2023. This workshop is approved for 7 CAMFT CEUs.
Why not try the University of Guelph's OpenEd's Couple and Family Therapy Studies continuing education courses and program? Expand your knowledge and develop practical skills. Please click here for more information about the courses in the Advanced Couple and Family Therapy Studies Program.
University of Lethbridge in Canada
New!!! Graduate Certificate in Couple and Family Counselling Studies now offered by the University of Lethbridge in Canada (One year, Online).In this Graduate-level Program in Couple and Family Counselling, you will explore the dynamics of family communication, structures and systems to enhance your mental health-care skills without committing to a master's program.
Apply by June 30, 2023 to start your graduate certificate this fall!
Please click here for more information.
Please share with other professionals to grow couple and family therapy as a profession!
A self paced, online course all about AAI. This comprehensive course is a must for any health professional.
Please click here for more information.
ABOUT THE ATLAS INSTITUTE FOR VETERANS AND FAMILIES (THE ATLAS INSTITUTE)
The Atlas Institute for Veterans and Families works with Veterans, Families, service providers and researchers to bridge the divide between research and practice so Veterans and their Families can get the best possible mental health care and supports. The Atlas Institute was originally established as the Centre of Excellence on PTSD and Related Mental Health Conditions.
Projects and resources from the Atlas Institute include
Envision is a Canada-based provider of online workshops for mental health professionals. We seek to make learning accessible and attainable no matter the stage of a professional's career. With our online format, we are able to bring international leading presenters to your screen, wherever you are, in an interactive way, that outshines any conference room.
Click here to explore our upcoming live events & be sure to explore our catalogue of home study courses where you can learn at your own pace. CAMFT members are eligible for a 15% discount for any general online workshop or home study course up to 8 hours long. To see the discount code please login to www.camft.ca and click on Envision under the "membership' menu tab.
Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute
CTRI’s mission is to inspire learning and improve lives. They provide training (in-person and online), consulting and free resources in the areas of trauma, mental health and counselling skills