Workshop & Course Listings

Upcoming professional development opportunities of interest to occupational therapists are listed below. Please note that listing of an event does not suggest endorsement by the Society.

Attending a professional development event? Occupational therapists registered to practice in Ontario may be eligible to apply for financial support from the Allied Health Professional Development Fund.  View OSOT's Tips for Advocating for Professional Development Leave and/or Support from Your Employer.

Listing your Professional Development Event
OSOT posts information about professional development events deemed by the Society to be relevant to OT without charge. Contact the OSOT Office if you wish to submit a workshop or course listing.

Workshops & Webinars

 Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists 
 For list of current courses, events and workshops that CAOT offers.

 CARF Canada 
 A variety webinars.

 Gowan Consulting Workshops 
 Gowan Consulting offers a variety of workshops, webinars and presentations for you professional development.

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Dialectical Behaviour for the Treatment of Eating Disorders 
 April 30 - May 1, 2018

 Canadian Seating and Mobility Conference 
 May 1 - 2, 2018

 Rehabilitative Care Alliance - Implementing the Definitions Framework for Bedded and Community-Based 
 May 2, 2018

 Jack Hirose Associates - Proven and Effective Self-Regulation Skills 
 Edmonton, AB - April 30, 2018 Calgary, AB - May 1, 2018 Oaville, ON - May 3, 2018 Ottawa, ON - May 4, 2018

 UHN Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - Enhancing Quality of Life Throughout the Dementia Journey 
 May 4, 2018

 Medical Assistance in Dying Conference 2018 
 May 4 - 5, 2018

 6th Annual Concussion Research Symposium 
 May 12, 2018

 Interoception The Eighth Sensory System 
 May 17, 2018

 Jack Hirose Associates - Working with Oppositional, Defiant and Anger Issues in Children Adolesce 
 Winnipeg, MB - April 25, 2018 Calgary, AB - May 14, 2018 Kelowna, BC - May 15, 2018 Ottawa, ON - May 17, 2018 London, ON - May 18, 2018

 GTA Rehab Network - Best Practices Day 2018 
 May 25, 2018

 Addictions and Mental Health Ontario Conference- Where Change Happens 
 May 27 - 29, 2018

 Ontario Education Seminar Tour 
 Windsor, ON - May 28, 2018 London, ON - May 29, 2018 Cambridge, ON - May 30, 2018 Barrie, ON - May 31, 2018 Sudbury, ON - June 1, 2018

 Ontario Occupational Health Nurses Association - Keeping Workers Well Annual Conference 
 May 31 - June 1, 2018

 Canadian Collaborative Mental Health Care Conference - Collaborating Across Cultures 
 June 1 - 2, 2018

 Jack Hirose Associates - Making Sense of Anxiety Related Problems 
 Calgary, AB - April 23 - 24, 2018 Winnipeg, MB - April 23 2018 Edmonton, AB - May 28, 2018 Halifax, NS - June 4, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Cultivating Courage and Shame Resilience Within Clients 
 June 4 - 5, 2018

 Jack Hirose Associates - Working with Stuck Kids 
 June 6, 2018

 Western Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging - Research to Action Conference 2018 
 June 8 - 9, 2018 Save The Date

 Brain Injury Association of London and Region - Unmasking the Challenges of Acquired Brain Injury 
 June 15, 2018

 The People In Motion Show 
 June 15 and 16 , 2018

 Back Works - Managing the Pusher- An NDT Perspective on Managing the Individual with Contraversiv 
 June 16 or 17, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Understanding and Responding to Suicide Attempts, Skills for Safer 
 June 18 - 19, 2018

 Sinai Health System - Geriatrics Institute Education Day 
 June 21, 2018

 Permobil - Forward Thinking Best Practices 
 June 20 or 21, 2018

 Back Works - Function in the Upright Posture- NDT Intermediate Level Workshop in the Management of 
 June 23 - 24, 2018

 Jack Hirose Associates - 3 Day Intensive, The Science of Emotion 
 July 23, 2018

 International Federation on Ageing - 14th Global Conference 
 August 8 - 10, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Using Dialectical Behavior Therapy to Treat Emotion Dysregulation 
 September 17 - 18, 2018

 Back Works - NDT Introductory Workshop in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury 
 September 22 - 23, 2018

 Collaborating Clinicians - Three Day Workshop with Kim Barthel 
 September 25 - 27, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Radically Open DBT - DBT-RO 
 October 12, 2018

 World Stroke Organization - 11th World Stroke Congress 
 October 17 - 20, 2018

 Association of Family Health Teams 2018 Conference 
 October 24 - 25, 2018 Save The Date

 21st MedExpo Africa 2018 
 October 25 - 27, 2018

 Psychosocial and Cognitive Factors with Functional Capacity Evaluations and Return to Work 
 November 2 - 3, 2018

 MAC - Psychosocial and Cognitive Factors with Functional Capacity Evaluations and Return-to-Work 
 November 2 - 3, 2018

 Toronto ABI Network Conference 2018 
 SAVE THE DATE November 15 - 16, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Cognitive Behavioural Treatment of Problem Perfectionism and 
 November 29 - 30, 2018

Courses

 Achieve - Centre for Leadership and Workplace Performance 
 A variety of workshops, webinars and other events through Achieve.

 Mindworks 
 Established in 1989, MindWorks is a leader in providing community-based, brain injury rehabilitation support services and programs. Our programs and services are tailored to help with each client’s specific needs. Professional development and educati

 Ideas - Advanced Learning Program 
 The IDEAS Advanced Learning Program (ALP) equips healthcare professionals with the knowledge, practical skills and tools to lead quality improvement initiatives that aim to improve patient care, experience and outcomes. At the completion of the ALP,

 Sunnybrook - Two Day Advanced Training in Cognitive Behavioural Insomnia Therapy CBT - I 
 

 OBIA - Cognitive Interventions Two-Day University Certificate Course 
 

 MindWorks - Optimizing Functional Cognition and Executive Functioning 
 

 NDT Bobath Certificate Course in the Management of Adults with Stroke and Brain Injury 
 

 Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute and ACHIEVE Training Centre 
 Various Courses and Workshops

 UofT - Functional Assessment - The Six Minute Walk Test for Clinical Researchers and Clinicians 
 

 Key Clinical Skills - Medical Diagnostic Imaging 
 

 Your Psychology - Mindful Yoga-Based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy 
 

 Susan Schenk Courses 
 

 Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College - Care Pathways for Traffic Injury Management in Ontario 
 

 McGill School of Physical and Occupational Therapy - Screening Driver Safety 
 

 UofT Institute for Life Course and Aging - Age Friendly and Compassionate Care Communities 
 

 McGill School of Physical and Occupational Therapy - Graduate Certificate in Chronic Pain Managemen 
 

 Dalhousie School of Occupational Therapy - Identity and Transitions 
 

 University of Alberta - Violence in the Occupational Therapy Workplace 
 

 UofT FSW - Therapeutic Interventions for Older Adults With Anxiety Disorders 
 

 UofT OISE - Special Losses, Support and Healing Groups 
 

 NDT Introductory Workshop in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury and other Neuromotor 
 

 R2P Management of Post-Concussion Syndrome 
 

 Svetlana Masgutova Educational Institute - MNRI Facial Reflex Integration - Level 1 
 

 R2P Advanced Management of Post-Concussion Syndrome 
 

 Dalhousie School of Occupational Therapy - Public Dialogue on Occupations and Enablement