2020 Meeting of the Canadian Network for Compassion Focused Therapy

2020 Meeting of the Canadian Network for Compassion Focused Therapy

May 15, 2020

Tabaret Hall, University of Ottawa

May 15, 2020 at the University of Ottawa will be the First Annual Meeting of the Canadian Network for Compassion Focused Therapy/ Reseau Canadien de Therapie Fondee sur la Compassion

The 2020 Annual Meeting is an accessible and friendly professional networking and training day with Canadian Compassion Focused Therapy professionals, designed to build connections between members of the growing Canadian CFT community, review foundations of Dr. Paul Gilbert et al’s Compassion Focused Therapy concepts, and introduce clinicians to applications of Compassion Focused Therapy prior to a deep dive into the profound experiential training in CFT offered by internationally recognized CFT trainer Deirdre Fay MSW LICSW on May 16 and 17, 2020.

Come and make connections, grow in compassion, and be enriched by a supportive and friendly professional network dedicated to cultivating skills and research in Compassion Focused Therapy in a Canadian context.

Register for BOTH the Loving Your Broken Heart CFT 2 Day Professional training with Deirdre Fay MSW on May 16-17, 2020 here





8:30 to 9:00 Check in & Networking

9:00 to 10:30 am Introduction to Dr. Paul Gilbert’s Compassion Focused Therapy

(CN-CFT Co-founder Greg Samuelson MSW, & Ottawa River Psychology Group Clinical Director, Registered Clinical Psychologist Dr. Kimberly Sogge C.Psych.)

10:30 to 11:00 Pause Cafe

11:00 to 12:00 Compassion Focused Therapy Self Reflection and Self Practice (Greg Samuelson, Kimberly Sogge, Melisa Arias Valenzuela, Stacy Roles)

12:00 to 1:00 Catered Lunch (included in registration)

1:00 to 2:00 Compassion Focused Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy with those suffering due to Borderline Personality Disorder

(Stacy Roles Ph.D. candidate & CFT therapist)

2:00 to 3:00 Compassion Focused Therapy and Eating Disorder Treatment

(Melisa Arias Valenzuela Ph.D. candidate & CFT therapist)

3:00 to 3:30 Pause Cafe and Door Prize Registration

DOOR PRIZES: FREE REGISTRATIONS to training with Dr. Kelly Wilson THE DEEPEST KINDNESS: ADVANCED ACT training September 2020 and Dr. Kristin Neff FIERCE SELF COMPASSION training November 2020

3:30 to 4:00 Compassion Focused Therapy Q& A with Expert Panel

4:00 to 4:30 Envisioning the Future of the Canadian Network for CFT, Announcement of Door Prize Winners & Farewell from Hosts

Click the link below to register for “2020 Meeting of the Canadian Network for Compassion Focused Therapy”.


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