Coming Events

Want to keep track of events relevant to the discipline and profession of psychology in a national calendar? Look no further. The CPA maintains a calendar of upcoming events as a service to the community. Keep your agendas open and mark your calendars!

If you would like to advertise your event, please refer to submission details on the following webpage

Chronological Listing of Events

Music-Integrated Therapy Training: Winter 2022 Group

January 9, 2022

Creativity in Practice: Free Webinar
    Location: Online
    Contact Phone Number: (647) 370-0263
    Contact E-Mail:
    Event link:

    Additional Information:
    (Registration Details and other information that will be helpful for your attendees)
    Do you love music and wish you could integrate it into your clinical work to offer clients a new, creative approach?

    Learn how to bring the benefits of music to your practice with the 12-Week Online Music-Integrated Therapy Training!

    In this powerful research-based and experiential program, you’ll:

    -Understand how music can meet the unique needs of your clients
    -Gain practical skills you can use right away, designed especially for your musicality, your approach, and your clients.
    -Learn how to integrate anti-oppressive clinical-musical practices
    -Explore your musical history and preferences, and learn how these inform your musical-clinical work
    -Learn how to use music with clients in-person and online
    Plus so much more…

    Music-Integrated Therapy Training meets you where you are at musically: it’s for people who have never picked up an instrument, highly trained musicians, and everyone in between.

    Winter 2022 Group starts January 9th
    12 Weekly Meetings on Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30amPST, beginning January 18, 2022

    Register Now to Receive Special Introductory Pricing
    Payment Plans Available

    *Looking for more personalized attention? The Individual Training Program is also on offer. For more information, visit:

CPA’s 83rd Annual Convention & Tradeshow – Calgary, Alberta

June 17 – 19, 2022

CPA 2022 Calgary Conference Logo

Location: Calgary, Alberta

The CPA is now accepting Abstracts for its 83nd Annual National Convention. Taking place in Calgary, from June 17th – 19th with Pre-Convention Workshops on June 16th, this is an event not to be missed!

Abstract Submissions:

Foundations of Animal-Assisted Interventions


Foundations of Animal-Assisted Interventions
    Location: Online
    Contact Phone Number: (780) 666-9808
    Contact E-Mail:
    Event Link:

    This comprehensive training provides you with the foundational knowledge to ethically and effectively incorporate animals into your practice. The training is offered online through a variety of different forms – video lectures with closed captioning, downloadable slides and audio lectures. Learn your own way, in your own time and at your own pace.

    This training has been pre-approved by the CCPA for 24 continuing education credits and offers a certificate of completion once all course requirements have been met.

    Start your journey into animal-assisted interventions today!



Alcohol, Other Drugs & Mental Health (Dual Diagnosis) Training ONLINE & Live (12 Hr Advanced)


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Interventions

Location: Online 24/7
Event Link:

Cost of Dual Diagnosis Training is reduced from $390 to $195 (50% off). Buy ONLINE program for $195, get LIVE free or Buy LIVE program for $195, get ONLINE free.

George Patriki provides both LIVE and ONLINE training & professional development for the health care, welfare and social service industries on the Gold Coast, throughout Australia and the globe…

Click here to register and pay for the LIVE or ONLINE training.

Certificate of attendance and qualification for 12 points (ONLINE) or up to 15 points (Live) of CPD (Continuing Professional Development) for your professional peak body (APS, ACA, AASW, CPA, PACFA, ACWA etc), requires completion of the full 2 days of intensive training live or online.

This advanced training covers all of the current evidence based, best practice in the Alcohol & Other Drugs (AOD) and Mental Health from an integrated, holistic framework

In June 2018, S.A.M.H.I. launched its 6 module, Self Paced, 12 hour Dual Diagnosis Training. This training will equip workers to be able to deliver brief and early interventions to people struggling with substance abuse and mental health issues, as well as advanced psychotherapeutic skills. This is the same as the comprehensive 2 day advanced training that is being delivered live across Australia and online in 81 countries. –

This online Dual Diagnosis Training was launched in June 2018 on the learning online learning platform which provides lifetime login to the training. They have thousands of courses and millions of students worldwide.

Module 1. Drugs & Effects

  • Cycle of Addiction
  • Alcohol
  • Drink & Drug Driving
  • Tobacco
  • Cannabis
  • Stimulants (Speed, Ice, Ecstasy, Cocaine)
  • Inhalants (volatile substances)
  • Module 2. Addictions & Mental Health

  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Integrative Holistic Model
  • Needs & Underlying Issues that drive addictions
  • Module 3. Harm Minimisation & Optimal Health

  • Pharmacotherapies
  • Orthomolecular Science, Functional Medicine & Optimal Health
  • Module 4. Neuropharmacology & Neurophysiology (Brain Works)

  • Neuroplasticity
  • Neurotransmitters
  • Psychosis vs Dissociation
  • Psychospirituality
  • Module 5. Trauma model & Keys to Treatment

  • Guilt vs Shame
  • Dealing with ambivalence
  • Module 6. Brief & Early Intervention and Tripod of Support

  • Stages of Change
  • Costs vs Benefits – doing a brief intervention

    The Science of Psychedelics: Training for Medical Professionals

    Ongoing – Homestudy

    MD Media Inc

    Location: Online
    Contact Phone Number: (647) 919-3615
    Contact E-Mail:
    Event Link:

    The Science of Psychedelics: Training for Medical Professionals has been approved for 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through the joint providership of CME Consultants and MD Media Inc., as well as accreditation through the American Psychological Association (APA), the California Board of Registered Nursing, the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, and the Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine (OBNM).