Workshops & Trainings Attended

Workshops & Trainings Attended

  • Level 3. Clinical Training, Practicum Workshop in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Presented by The Gottman Relationship Institute, Speakers. John. M. Gotmann, Ph.D. & Julie Gottman, Ph.D. on October 26th  to 28th , 2017
  • Level 2. Assessment, Intervention & Co-Morbidities, Presented by The Gottman Relationship Institute, Speakers. John. M. Gotmann, Ph.D. & Julie Gottman, Ph.D. on October 15, 2017
  • Level 1 Training: Bridging Couple Chasm, Presented by The Gottman Relationship Institute, Speakers. John. M. Gotmann, Ph.D. & Julie Gottman, Ph.D. on September 30, 2017
  • Advanced workshop in Clinical Hypnosis – Hypnotic Relaxation Therapy in the Treatment of Anxiety, Stress, Pain, Hot Flashes and Sleep, and the “Train the Trainer” session with Dr. Garry Elkins, Ph.D. on September 15th & 16th, 2017. Workshop jointly organized by Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto and Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Ontario Division
  • Gender Affirming Surgery Assessments (Trans Health Educational Session) by Adult Gender Identity Clinic Team of Centre for Addiction and Mental Health on October 27th, 2016
  • Privacy Update at Sherbourne Health Centre by Kate Dewhirst on September 10th, 2016
  • The Application of Clinical Hypnosis in the Treatment of Anxiety and Trauma
    Intermediate Workshop by Dr. Carolyn Daitch, Ph.D. Organized by The Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis – Ontario Division on July 8 & 9, 2016
  • Calming the Emotional Strom: Using DBT to Help Your Clients Manage Their Emotions by Sheri Van Dijk, MSW, RSW. May 1st & 2nd, 2016
  • 10 weeks practicum on MBCT Facilitation by Dr. Patricia Rockman and Dr. David Denis organized by The Centre for Mindfulness Studies. January 9th, 2016 to April 4th, 2016
  • The Road to Recovery: Strengths-Focused CBT for Psychosis by Dr. Nicola Wright, Ph.D. May 4th, 2015
  • Strategic Single Session Interventions-Identifying and Hitting Meaningful Targets (Clinical Hypnosis) by Dr. Michael Yapko, Ph.D.  at Cornwall, Ontario. 23rd & 24th April, 2015
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certification: 6 modules of core courses completed organised by Adler Centre for Learning, December 2014.
  • Addressing Stuck Places in EFT Couple Therapy: A Master Class by Sue Johnson, EdD. November 28th, 2014
  • Techniques of Grief Therapy: Creative Practices for Counselling the Bereaved by Dr. Robert A. Neimeyer, Ph.D. October 30th & 31st, 2014
  • Comprehensive Training in Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy “The 100-Hour Training” by Dr. Michael D. Yapko, Ph.D. May 27-31, 2014,  September  9-13, 2014, & October 7-11, , 2014
  • Strength- Based CBT: Show Me by Christine Padesky, 7th November, 2014
  • Compassion Focused Therapy: Moving Beyond Cognitive Engagement in CBT by Dr. Paul Gilbert, PhD, OBE, May 22, & May 23, 2014
  • Depression, Anxiety, and Other Related Disorders: A Breakthrough Approach Using CBT for Insomnia by Dr. Colleen Carney, Ph.D.  May 9, 2014
  • Dealing with Grief: Mindfulness and Resilience-Based Approaches by Dr. Sameet Kumar, Ph.D. 1 & 2 April 2014 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Interpersonal Neurobiology with innovative therapeutic practices: “Mindfulness, Mindsight & the Brain: What is Mind & Mental Health?” Led by Dr. Dan Siegel, April 22, 2014. Organised by The Hinks Dellcrest Centre & Gail Appel Institute
  • Mindfulness and Affect Regulation Approaches to Trauma Therapy: New Theory and Techniques Led by Dr. John Briere, PhD. November 28, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Four-Day CBT Certification in the Treatment of Anxiety and Depression Led by Dr. Martin Antony and Peter Bieling, Ph.D. 4 to 5 November 2013 and December 2 & 3, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Hard-Wiring Happiness: The New Brain Science of Lasting Inner Strength and Peace Led by Dr. Rick Hanson, Ph.D, October 22, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Buddha’s Brain: Strengthening the Neural Foundations of Mindfulness and Emotion Regulation Led by Dr. Rick Hanson, Ph.D., October 21, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Emotional Communication and Attunement in Couples Therapy: How the Therapist Can Lead the Way Led by Dr. Judith Siegel, Ph.D, LCSW on October 11, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • A Life-Span Perspective of Trauma and Resilience: Implications for Treatment Led by Dr. Donald Meichenbaum, Ph.D., on September 27, 2013 Organised by Leading Edge Seminars.
  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction in Mind-Body Medicine: A 7 Day Professional Training Retreat Led by Dr. Jon Kabat Zinn, Ph.D. & Saki F. Santorelli EdD, MA. Organised by OMEGA Institute for Holistic Studies. June 7 – June 14, 2013.
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: A 5 Day Professional Teachers’ Training program, Led by Dr. Zindel Segal, Ph.D. & Dr. Patricia Rockman, M.D., July, 2013 Organised by The Centre for Mindfulness Studies.
  • Forgiveness and Healing: Applications in Clinical Practice, Led by Michael Stone, MA. Organised by Leading Edge Seminars, May 14, 2013.
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Certification: 6 modules of core courses completed organised by Adler Centre for Learning, 2013.
  • Clinical Hypnotherapy Training for mental health and counselling professionals: A 9 Day program. Certification with the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) led by Karen Day, MSW, RSW. May 25, 2012
  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, 8 weeks program (MBSR) by Diana Last, July 4, 2011
  • Living mindfully, Living peacefully, 6 days retreat with Thich Nhat Hanh, organised by UK Community of Inter being, August 13 to 18, 2010 (www. mindfulness retreat.org)
  • The Road to Recovery – Presented by Karyn Baker of Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) – Once a week (each for three hours) a six weeks workshops on Mental Health Recovery Training at Reconnect Mental Health Services.   February 17th 2009 – March 24th 2009.
  • A Day on Recovery and its Practice – Presented by Dr. Patricia E. Deegan, Ph.D., May, 2005