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...


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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). 


March, 2019



Date: June 17 – 20, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm each day

Location: FCJ Retreat & Conference Centre

Facilitator: Dr. Serine Warwar, Ph.D.

FOUR FULL DAYS, Early Bird Registration $1,295.00.  


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April, 2019


Improving peer relationships by Making Socially Accepting
Inclusive Classrooms (MOSAIC) and Parental Friendship
Coaching for children with ADHD

Speaker: Dr. Amori Mikami, Ph.D., R.Psych., Professor of Psychology at the
University of British Columbia and Registered Psychologist in British Columbia

Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder may have peer problems leading to
challenges with engagement at home and school. Dr. Mikami will discuss her Making Socially
Accepting Inclusive Classrooms (MOSAIC) intervention, and her research demonstrating the
efficacy of parent coaching to improve friendship skills for children with ADHD. She will also
provide concrete strategies with practical recommendations for educators and parents.

Tues, April 2, 2019
Education South 129
Faculty of Education, University of Alberta
11210 - 87 Ave NW, Edmonton
Free for all to attend ....more

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April 29-May 3, 2019


  • Theraplay Training in Calgary with Dr. Evangeline Munns
  • Level 2 with MIM and Group Theraplay.


Register for one or both. 



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May, 2019


DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF OCD: 4-Day Intensive Training with Dr. Elna Yadin


Date: Thursday, May 30 – Sunday, June 2, 2019

Times: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, daily

Location: SUB 0-51  |  University of Alberta

Cost: $1,200 + GST (Included in cost: workshop materials and handouts, textbook, light snacks and refreshments.)


This workshop will:

  • Cover the diagnosis of OCD and related disorders, as well as differential diagnoses and common comorbid conditions
  • Discuss the theoretical and empirical support for Exposure and Response (Ritual) Prevention
  • Introduce the basic techniques of Exposure and Response (Ritual) Prevention to treat OCD
  • Provide guidelines for individual tailoring of the techniques to a sufferer’s developmental stage and/or co-morbid conditions
  • Illustrate the treatment components with case vignettes and video clips
  • Discuss case examples and questions from workshop audience participants


Elna Yadin, Ph.D. received her doctoral degree in physiological and experimental psychology from Bryn Mawr College in the U.S. in 1979.  After 20 years studying brain mechanisms of anxiety and relief from anxiety, she respecialized in clinical psychology and worked at the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety at the University of Pennsylvania from 1998 to 2015, where she was the Director of the OCD Clinic.  Elna Yadin is co-author with Edna Foa and Tracey Lichner of “Exposure and Response (Ritual) Prevention for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder” Therapist Guide and Patient Workbook.  She has been treating patients with a variety of anxiety disorder and training and supervising professionals from around the world in the implementation of evidence-based treatments for OCD and PTSD. 


For more information or questions, please contact Dr. Erica Dunn, R.Psych.: or 780-492-5205.


To register, please visit: 

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July, 2019