CGPA: Group Therapy, Group Training, Group Facilitation
CGPA’s 34th Annual Conference
May 8th to 11th, 2013
Reconciliation: Groups Moving Forward
3 Day Physician (Includes Banquet Ticket) $475.00
2 Day Physician (Includes Banquet Ticket) $375.00
1 Day Physician $250.00
Non Physician Rate
3 Day Non Physician (Includes Banquet Ticket) $375.00
2 Day Non Physician (Includes Banquet Ticket) $250.00
1 Day Non Physician $175.00
3 Day Student (Includes Banquet Ticket) $250.00
2 Day Student (Includes Banquet Ticket) $175.00
1 Day Student $125.00
3 Day Retiree (Includes Banquet Ticket) $250.00
2 Day Retiree (Includes Banquet Ticket) $175.00
1 Day Retiree $125.00
Wednesday National Training $125.00
Banquet Ticket / Additional Guest $30.00
225 Masters Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
You are strongly encouraged to consider staying on site for the additional informal group experiences. Please be aware that off site alternative accommodations are available at quite a distance which will involve a time consuming inconvenient commute which will detract from the fullness of the program.
Shared Room (2 Single beds) – $35.00 per person per night
Private Room – $55.00 per person per night
Space is limited. Book early!
To book a room at St. Benedict’s Retreat & Conference Centre
Email: Ruth B Z Thomson
Other Accommodations (a transfer of about 20 minutes from hotel to conference site):
Humphry Inn & Suites
260 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R3C 1A9
Toll Free: 1-877-HUMPHRY (486-7479)
Canad Inns Destination Centre Garden City
2100 McPhillips Street
Winnipeg, MB R2V 3T9
ph: (204) 633-0024
tf: 1-888 33-CANAD (22623)
Dr. Donna Markham: Reconciliation
Dr. Molyn Leszcz: Supervision: Repair And Reconciliation
Excellence in Training
The National Training Committee (NTC) will be offering all day courses on Fundamentals of Group Process and Group Leadership.
Our new Experiential Training Groups (ETG’s) are designed to ensure you have an opportunity to gain an experiential understanding of the principles you learn. These remain one of the most valued, unique and enticing opportunities that CGPA has to offer.
Large Group Experiences
Dr. Donna Markham: Spirit Linking: Overcoming Resistance to Change
Dr. Molyn Leszcz: Transparency and the Therapeutic use of Self
Learning by experience: process groups for facilitators
John Sherry, Ph.D.
Vulnerability and Acceptance as Pathways towards Reconciliation and Growth
Dr. Culver, M.D.
Creating ‘Circles of Trust’: The Journey Toward an Undivided Life
Dianne Baker M.A.
The Healing is in the Poison: The role of grieving in reconciling hurt and moving towards forgiveness
Jacqueline Kinley M.D. FRCPC, Diplomat ABPN
“Hey you … ya you – I’ve got an eye for you!” –Bonding, Attaching, Struggling, and Connecting: Psychotherapy with Borderline Personality Disorder pathology
Allen Surkis. Ph.D., C Psych, FCGPA
Group Therapy with Older Adults: Overcoming Barriers
Ken Schwartz, MD., FRCPC
New Academic Initiatives
Posters outlining new applications and findings! CBT-based psycho-educational groups, groups Enhancing Resilience and Attachment Style changes following group interventions.
Opportunities to Network with Colleagues and Socialize with Friends… And much more!