CALM workshops are delivered over one to two days. They are designed for healthcare providers working in oncology or palliative care settings. GIPPEC hosts training workshops twice a year (once in Toronto and once in conjunction with the International Psycho-Oncology Society World Congress). Workshops are facilitated by the CALM developers:
Gary Rodin, MD
Head, Department of Supportive Care, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Director, Global Institute of Psychosocial, Palliative and End-of-Life Care (GIPPEC)
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Sarah Hales, MD, PhD
Psychiatrist, Department of Supportive Care, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Scientist, Global Institute of Psychosocial, Palliative and End-of-Life Care (GIPPEC)
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
- Understand the CALM rationale, theoretical foundations, therapeutic domains & therapeutic processes of CALM.
- Explore the application of CALM as illustrated through case presentations, from first session to termination, including engaging in CALM therapy with couples.
- Practice applying CALM therapeutic skills with standardized patients.
- Discuss CALM case supervision opportunities.
- Discuss research on CALM therapy.
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We are planning exciting online courses to replace our previously scheduled in-person workshops. More information will be posted here soon.
Registration Inquiries/ Assistance
416-597-3422 x 3448