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OPA's 75th Anniversary Conference

From November 23, 2022 to November 24, 2022

Registration is NOW OPEN for the Ontario Psychological Association's 75th Anniversary Conference. The conference will be held Live at the Toronto Reference Library as well as Streamed on Wednesday November 23rd & Thursday November 24th, 2022.

This years theme is Best Practices in Trauma-Informed and Culturally-Informed Psychological Services.

Some of our speakers include:

Dr. Michael Ungar -- Diagnosing, Nurturing and Maintaining Resilience: Tools for Positive Development in Stressed Environments

Dr. Marc Lewis -- The Neuroscience of Addiction: Does it Matter? Putting Brain and Behaviour Back Together Again

Dr. Candice Monson -- A vision for the future of treatment for trauma- and stress-related conditions will be offered

Dr. Tracy Vaillancourt -- Bullying and mental health

Dr. Bill Howatt -- Workplace Mental Health

Dr. Diana Brecher -- How Do We Cultivate Resilience in Our Supervisees? And, What About Us?

Dr. Nalini Pandalangat -- The Refugee Mental Health Framework

Dr. Katie Hayes -- Climate change and mental health

And many more interesting topics and speakers.

**All registrants will receive recordings for the dates they are registered for** 

Poster Submission

The Ontario Psychological Association invites practicing psychologists; psychological associates; and graduate and undergraduate students in psychology to submit a poster related to research and/or innovative practices in the field of psychology.

A Peer Review Committee will identify those accepted for the conference. Review criteria will include: broad appeal, current and timely topic, originality and innovation, interactive/creative format, and scientific basis.

Successful applicants will be invited to the Poster Session at the Wine and Cheese Reception on Wednesday, November 23rd.The “Excellence in Poster Presentation Award” and a prize will be handed out at the end of the Reception.

Submissions are due by Friday October 14th, 2022. 

Click here for Poster Submission Form

OPA Awards of Honour

The OPA will recognize outstanding members at our award ceremony to be held on November 23rd, 2022 at the Wine & Cheese Reception. .

There is no higher honour than to be recognized by your peers- so, make the day of a special colleague- nominate someone special today.

Submissions are due by Friday October 14th, 2022. 

Click here for Awards of Honour Submission Form