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PAA Events & Webinars

Primers: one-hour recordings presenting an overview and highlights of the topic

Recordings: Free for Members

Asynchronous Webinars: Complete at your own pace

CoSponsor Asynchronous Webinar: Complete at your own pace

Asynchronous Course:

  • Members Only Webinars
  • Members Only Events
  • Open to Public Events

The Psychologists’ Association of Alberta (PAA) is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) to offer Continuing Education (CE) for psychologists. Full attendance at the workshop is required to receive Continuing Education Credits.  Partial credit will not be awarded, and late arrivals or early departure will preclude awarding of Continuing Education Credits.  PAA maintains responsibility for the program. Cancellation and refunds may be applied for by writing to the PAA office.  Cancellations received fourteen (14) days prior to the Continuing Education activity will receive a full refund of the registration fee, less a $35.00 + GST processing fee.  PAA reserves the right to cancel any activity, in which case a full refund of the registration fee will be provided.

The Psychologists’ Association of Alberta (PAA) has a reciprocity agreement with the British Columbia Psychological Association (BCPA), the Psychological Society of Saskatchewan (PSS), and Idaho Psychological Association offering registration to the three associations’ respective continuing education programs at the same fees that each of these associations charges to their own members.  Members of the PAA who register for workshops and conferences offered either by the B.C. Psychological Association, the Psychological Society of Saskatchewan, and Idaho Psychological Association are now able to register to these functions at the respective association’s member rates.

 

2022 Town Halls

Town halls are an excellent opportunity to gain a large-scale understanding of the advocacy work of PAA, and the legislative and registration updates from CAP. These events are hosted in the communities listed below and will proceed online at this time. To participate, RSVP, and for questions email PAA at [email protected].

  • 13 April 2022                       Grande Prairie                       RSVP to Ada for meeting coordinates
  • May 2022                             Red Deer
  • October 2022                      Medicine Hat
  • October 2022                      Lethbridge
  • November 2022                 Fort McMurray
  • December 2022                  Lloydminster

 

 

Past Events

2021

  • PAA Members Connect Events – Monthly
  • Starting and Operating an Independent Professional Practice in Psychology
  • The Weight of the World: Psychologist’s Role in Addressing Client’s Weight-related issues
  • Prescribing Service Dogs or Emotional Support Animals
  • The Game of Life: An Introduction to Using Basic Sport Psychology Principles in Clinical Practice
  • DIY Videos for Your Therapy Site or YouTube Channel
  • General Assessments for Counselling Psychologists
  • 2021 PAA Awards and Welcome to the Profession Celebration
  • PAA Professional Ethics Round Tables – Ethical Dilemmas in Clinical Supervision
  • PAA Professional Ethics Round Tables – Conflict of Interest
  • PAA Professional Ethics Round Tables – Confidentiality & Consent
  • Provisional/Student Social Mixer Event
  • General Assessments for Counselling Psychologists
  • The Best of What We Know About Addictions Counselling Today

2020

  • PAA Members Connect Events – Monthly
  • Critical Factors in Parenting Assessments
  • Traumatology 101: Psychology During a Pandemic
  • Pandemic Adaptations Panel: Counselling Psychology
  • Pandemic Adaptations Panel: Supervision in Psychology
  • Pandemic Adaptations Panel: School Psychology
  • Tele-Assessment of Children- Moving Towards a New Future for Psychology
  • Introduction of Telepsychology in School Setting
  • EPPP Prep Memory Boosting Learning Strategies
  • Psychology as a Profession: Psychology Graduate Students
  • Psychology as a Profession: Psychology Undergraduate Students
  • Tele-Assessment of Suicide Risk for Children and Youth Amidst COVID-19
  • The Science of Reading: What School Psychologists Need to Know
  • Trauma & PTSD in First Responder Populations
  • A Community of Practice Conversation about Outcome Informed Practices
  • 2020 PAA Awards and Welcome to the Profession Event

2019

  • Family Restructuring Therapy
  • General Assessments for Counselling Psychologists
  • Insomnia: Treatment Expertise Using CBT-I
  • Effective Advocacy Preparing for Your Oral Exam in Professional Psychology
  • EPPP Prep: Memory Boosting Learning Strategies
  • Geropsychology Research & Practice: Helping Our Clients, Helping Ourselves
  • Educational & Mental Health Resilience for Students with Mild Cognitive Disabilities: Translating Research into Practice
  • Current & Emerging Best Practices in Supervision: Pathways to Supervisee Competence & Expertise
  • Assessment of Children: Cognitive Foundations & Applications 6th Ed.
  • CPE-140: Advanced Clinical Supervision in Psychology (University of Calgary)
  • Trauma & PTSD in First Responder Populations
  • Between Emergencies: A Look at Mental Health in EMS
  • The Neuropsychology of Mathematics: Taking the Mystery Out of Math Leanring

2018

  • What Every Psychologist Should Know About Forensic Practice
  • General Assessments for Counselling Psychologists
  • Preparing for Cannabis Legalization in Canada: A Psychologists’ Evidence-Based Guide Webinar Series
  • EPPP Prep: Memory Boosting Learning Strategies
  • Preparing for Your Oral Exam in Professional Psychology
  • The Essentials of Working with LGBT Clients and/or Students
  • Competency Based Clinical Supervision: Knowledge, Skills, & Attitudes
  • Geropsychology Research & Practice: Helping Our Clients, Helping Ourselves
  • When My Soul Connects With Their Soul: Decolonizing & Indigenizing Psychological Practice with Indigenous Peoples
  • Applied Sport Psychology: Performance on Demand
  • Developing Your Personalized Approach to Clinical Supervision: The Contextual-Functional Meta-Framework
  • Adult ADHD: Assessment and Treatment

2017

  • Preparing for Your Oral Exam in Professional Psychology
  • EPPP Prep: Memory Boosting Learning Strategies
  • A Day in the Life of a Good Psychologist: How to Avoid Being in the News
  • Trauma & PTSD in First Responder Populations
  • Between Emergencies: A Look at Mental Health in EMS
  • Geropsychology Research & Practice: Helping Our Clients, Helping Ourselves
  • Psychotherapy & Medically Assisted Dying
  • Using Neuropsychology to Inform Therapeutic Practice
  • General Assessments for Counselling Psychologists
  • Starting and Operating an Independent Professional Practice in Psychology
  • Assessment of Children’s Behavioural, Clinical, and Social Functioning
  • Capacity Assessments for Medically Assisted Dying