Changeways Clinic

Our Upcoming Programs


We offer three main types of presentation:
Interested in hosting a workshop in your town, region, or country? Click here to download the Changeways Guide (1.5 MB pdf), or visit our Hosting section. You can also email us at to enquire, or to have your name placed on our interest list and we will contact you if we schedule a program near you.

NOTE: Most of our presentations are sponsored by outside agencies for their in-house staff or organization members, and many of these do not appear in our calendar.

Note to Psychologists: Changeways Clinic is an approved provider of Canadian Psychological Association Continuing Education (CE) credits.

April 2017

April 3-5 Edmonton CBT & DBT Clinical Skills Conference. April 4 - R Paterson, Goal Setting and Behavioural Activation: 10 Essential Tips; and Incorporating Mindfulness-Based Strategies in CBT. Edmonton. For registration, see jackhirose.com.

April 27 Waterloo Ontario. How to be Miserable. St Mary’s General Hospital Foundation She Shares Event. For information, visit Support St Mary’s.

April 27 London Ontario. How to be Miserable. London Public Library. See the library’s site for details.

April 28 London Ontario. Process Made Simple (half-day workshop for Western graduate students).

April 28 London Ontario. Sexual Orientation Issues in Counselling (half-day workshop for Western adjunct faculty).

September 2017

September-October (dates TBA) ONLINE WEBINAR. Private Practice Made Simple: Creating and Sustaining a Successful Business
.

6 weekly sessions, Tuesdays in September - October 2017.

This 6x1/5hr weekly course is based on the book
Private Practice Made Simple, and is intended primarily for Canadian practitioners and students in mental health fields. The program is intended to be practical more than inspirational, and covers topics including: Creating a business plan; handling revenue, taxes, and fees; finding and furnishing space; promoting the service; adding colleagues and assistants; and avoiding burnout. Learn from your own desk and work through the provided booklet of exercises. Learning objectives:
  • Decide whether private practice is really for you.
  • Learn the basics of managing this type of business.
  • Make private practice financially and emotionally sustainable.
  • Earn back a multiple of the course’s registration fee through increased referrals and decreased costs.
This program will be sponsored by a major Canadian Continuing Education provider. When it is available on their website we will post a link here.
Core Program Vancouver Sept 20-21

September 20-21 Vancouver BC. The Changeways Core Program: Evidence-Based Group Treatment for Depression. Learn to lead Canada’s most widely used group therapy protocol for depression - and pick up skills and strategies you can also use individually. For registration and more information, click here for the flyer; or register online using the link at right.

November 2017

November 20-22 Langley BC. School-Based Mental Health Conference. Sexual Orientation Issues in Education. AND: Mindfulness in the Classroom. Details and registration TBA.

November 27-29 Calgary. Trauma, Addictions, and Related Disorders Conference. How to be Miserable: Using Paradox and Surprise in Psychotherapy. And: Mindfulness Interventions for Anxiety & Depression. Details and registration TBA.



Is cost a problem? Be a workshop helper!

At most of our professional training workshops we reserve one half-price space for a workshop assistant who helps with setup and breaks. Email us at
to find out whether this option is available for the workshop you want to attend.