Non-PAA Workshops

Note to PAA Members

A continuing education reciprocity agreement between the PAA, the British Columbia Psychological Association (BCPA), the Psychological Society of Saskatchewn (PSS) and Idaho Psychological Association (IPA) has been entered into between our respective associations offering registration to the three associations' respective continuing education programs at the same fees that each of these associations would charge to their own members.


British Columbia Psychological Association (BCPA)

Workshops and other events offered by the BCPA. View...


Psychological Society of Saskatchewan (PSS)

Continuing Education activities from the PSS. View...


Idaho Psychological Association (IPA)

Continuing Education Activities from the IPA. View...


Non-profit associations may advertise events at no charge at the discretion of the PAA office. If you would like to advertise Employment, Office Space, Products and Services for Psychologists, or Continuing Professional Development events on our website, please visit the Classifieds Submission page for rates and submission details. 


The following is a list of other non-PAA training/workshop events that are listed in date order. Scroll down the list to view all the events that are listed (using the scroll bar immediately to the right of the list).





January, 2018

Pivotal Response Treatment
Level I Workshop: Introduction to PRT


Training provided by Koegel Autism Centre - University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
Brittany Koegel, Ph.D. Trainer and School Program Director; Elizabeth Ponder, M.A., BCBA Trainer and Clinical Supervisor


January 17, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Centre for Autism Services Alberta
Lunch will be provided.

*Registration deadline: Thursday, January 11, 2018


Learn how to recognize and support the unique needs of individuals with autism
spectrum disorder by using Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT).
          • Methods designed specifically for individuals with autism
          • Well-established, used worldwide, and supported by over 20 years of
             diverse research
          • Help to improve social and communication skills, as well as behavioral flexibility
          • Targets “pivotal” areas associated with improved child learning and motivation
          • Utilizes both the developmental and behavioral sciences


For more information, please contact Sally at
$249 for professionals
$50 for external families (non-Centre members)
FREE for current members of the Centre


Register Today
Contact Sandra -780-488-6600
*Registration deadline: Thursday, January 11, 2018

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February, 2018

February 9 - 10, 2018


Restorative Conversations presents:  


MBCT Basics 

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy


with instructor:  Patricia Rockman, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Director of Education Services 

Centre of Mindfulness Studies (Toronto)


Location: Calgary, AB


Registration and detailed information ... More



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March, 2018


One-Day Workshop

The TRAUMA Informed Professional
A Professional Development Workshop, Luncheon & Silent Auction in support of Prosper Place


“The understanding of TRAUMA is frequently misinterpreted, misunderstood and minimized – leaving
people responding repeatedly from wounded places, without awareness.” Kim Barthel
Learn more about Kim at


Thursday, March 8, 2018
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wild Rose Room, Lister Centre (U of A)
11613 – 87 Ave., Edmonton


For further details, call Lori: 780.426.7861 or




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WGM Psychological Services Ltd.


Intensive Training in Prolonged Exposure for PTSD

March 22 - 25, 2018, 830am-5pm

Calgary, AB, CANADA


WGM Psychology is offering a 4-day intensive working in Prolonged Exposure therapy for PTSD.  Prolonged Exposure is a manualized therapy with a strong evidence base that suggests in effectiveness in treating PTSD and trauma-related problems.  This training will cover the basics of providing all Prolonged Exposure procedures, as well as how to modify procedures to tailor treatment to the needs of individual clients.  Lecture, discussion, videotaped therapy sessions and participant role plays will be used to facilitate dissemination of the training.  The cost is $1500, which includes the cost of the workshop, as well as supporting materials, including the treatment manual, handbook and a workshop binder.

Please contact Dr. Megan McElheran, at 403-850-6711 or for more information or to register.

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