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Featured Mental Health Seminars & Events

To see a full list of upcoming mental health events, including Live Webinars and Online Get Togethers, click here: View Upcoming Events
To see a list of mental health On-Demand Webinars, click here: Browse On-Demand Webinar Catalogue

Speaking of Sex with Suzanne Iasenza: 4-Part Series
Nov10-2021

Speaking of Sex with Suzanne Iasenza: 4-Part Series

Suzanne Iasenza moderates this 4-part series entitled "Speaking of Sex" with special guests Margaret Nichols, Michael Bader and Kathryn Hall.
CAD$396
Finding Meaning in Loss: The Sixth Stage of Grief
Oct22-2021

Finding Meaning in Loss: The Sixth Stage of Grief

Grief stages are often misunderstood, and many clinicians aren’t trained to help clients through it and find meaning in it. Learn how to guide people through loss with David Kessler.
$132-$148
Superhero Therapy: An Evidence-based Approach for Anxiety, Depression and PTSD
Dec3-2021

Superhero Therapy: An Evidence-based Approach for Anxiety, Depression and PTSD

Support your clients with PTSD, anxiety and depression with this revolutionary, evidence-based approach for kids, teens and adults called Superhero Therapy.
Coherence Therapy: Facilitating Transformational Change Through Memory Reconsolidation
Dec30-2021

Coherence Therapy: Facilitating Transformational Change Through Memory Reconsolidation

ACCESS EXTENDED!! Coherence Therapy helps clients reach a shift to eliminate unwanted behaviours or thoughts. Learn how to help clients reach that shift to end suffering.
Sexual Fantasies: Understanding Their Meaning in Psychotherapy
Nov10-2021

Sexual Fantasies: Understanding Their Meaning in Psychotherapy

Sexual fantasies enable us to move past our inhibitions to safely experience sexual arousal. But what do our fantasies reveal about our core beliefs?
$132-$396
Emotionally Focused Therapy for Individuals (EFIT): Leveraging Attachment Theory
Nov2-2021

Emotionally Focused Therapy for Individuals (EFIT): Leveraging Attachment Theory

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) goes beyond couples. Join lead EFT developer Sue Johnson to explore how EFT leverages attachment theory to transform how individuals engage with the world.
$259-$275
Anxiety PLUS Depression: Recognizing and Effectively Treating the Commonly Co-Occurring Conditions
Nov18-2021

Anxiety PLUS Depression: Recognizing and Effectively Treating the Commonly Co-Occurring Conditions

Anxiety and depression often appear at the same time, making them hard to treat. Learn the seven ways they can present and how to treat them.
$259-$275
Dealing with Sexual Issues: What Every Therapist Needs to Know and Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Ask
Nov16-2021

Dealing with Sexual Issues: What Every Therapist Needs to Know and Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Ask

Find out what all therapists need to know and aren't afraid to ask about discussing sexual issues in therapy with all clients.
$132-$396
Mental Illness or Adaptation? Helping Challenging Clients
Jan7-2022

Mental Illness or Adaptation? Helping Challenging Clients

Mental illness, or abnormal brain biology, is largely rooted in genetic inheritance. But can it be caused by adaptation to circumstance?
All Parts Are Welcome: Internal Family Systems and Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy
Dec7-2021

All Parts Are Welcome: Internal Family Systems and Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy

How can psychopharmacology help clinicians working in IFS? Explore how psychedelic-assisted therapy can help connect us to the parts we try to bury and heal trauma.
$132-$297
Becoming Whole Again: Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy for Trauma
Jan24-2022

Becoming Whole Again: Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy for Trauma

Psychedelic-assisted trauma therapy has been shown to have dramatic research results. How can we leverage this success to enhance treatments of other kinds?
CAD$132-CAD$297
Cultivating Intimate Connection: Helping Clients Find Refuge in Changing Times
Dec14-2021

Cultivating Intimate Connection: Helping Clients Find Refuge in Changing Times

Intimacy and human connection are even more important in changing times. Help clients cope by showing them how to cultivate personal connections.
CAD$132
Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis & Indigenous Healing: Exploring Transformational Processes and Practices
Jan6-2022

Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy, Psychoanalysis & Indigenous Healing: Exploring Transformational Processes and Practices

Psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy in combination with meditation and indigenous healing practices is showing promise at helping to heal many conditions.
$132-$297
Learnings from Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy Series
Dec7-2021

Learnings from Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy Series

Join Ron Siegel with special guests Richard Schwartz, Gita Vaid, and Bessel van der Kolk as they discuss the use of Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy in their practices.
Virtual Lunch Together with Janina Scarlet
Nov4-2021

Virtual Lunch Together with Janina Scarlet

Come join us at our FREE “virtual lunch” table as Leading Edge founder Michael Kerman chats with Dr. Janina Scarlet about her use of superheroes as a bridge to destigmatizing the client’s mental health experience.
Town Hall Meeting Series
Oct25-2021

Town Hall Meeting Series

Join our free monthly Town Hall Meeting where you can touch base and weigh in with your peers from all around the world to exchange ideas, share insights, and raise topical questions and concerns. A great place to share, listen and learn!
FREE Meet & Greet with Innovations in Psychotherapy 2022 Speakers
Oct21-2021

FREE Meet & Greet with Innovations in Psychotherapy 2022 Speakers

These FREE virtual 30-minute pre-event chats with our "Innovations in Psychotherapy Conference 2022" presenters and Michael Kerman will explore each speaker's Cancun presentation and then open the floor for your questions.

Calendar of Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Leading Edge community!

And, there's more!

Leading Edge Seminars offers an online continuing education learning environment that is designed to reinvigorate and energize your mental health practice through meaningful engagement with leading edge experts and your fellow peers.

Through our suite of carefully curated interactive mental health seminars and online events together with tiered registration options, you can now join an international community of mental health professionals where you can share, listen and learn.

  • New! Membership discounts
    The more you learn, the more you save! Explore our membership plans here.
  • Follow-up Q&A sessions
    One-hour virtual sessions that provide an additional opportunity to chat again with speakers and ask additional questions AFTER you’ve had a few days to test out the new approaches and insights you learned in our mental health seminars
  • Virtual Lunch Together series
    Ever-popular casual lunchtime conversations with some of the most interesting and influential people in the mental health field today
  • New! Town Hall Meetings
    Open to the public — and FREE! A great monthly meeting place to touch base with each other and discuss topical questions and concerns related to the mental health field
  • New! Buzz Café
    Smaller, more intimate, monthly group conversations (sometimes co-hosted by leaders and influencers in the mental health field) where Leading Edge Dedicated Learner and Enchilada Learner Members gather together to discuss the latest “buzz”, therapies, trends and insights.
  • New! Leading Edge Advantage Report
    Info-packed monthly reports available exclusively to Leading Edge Dedicated Learner and Enchilada Learner Members that highlight top-line industry happenings, thought-provoking musings, and observations on cultural zeitgeist as curated by Leading Edge Founder Michael Kerman

 

As we evolve in this virtual environment, we will continue rolling out new interactive features that will help you stay connected through these uncertain and rapidly changing times, while still offering continuing education mental health seminars designed to inspire, invigorate and improve your therapeutic practice.

Explore our full lineup of online mental health seminars and events here.

How to learn and participate

Leading Edge Seminars offers various membership plans to stimulate and satisfy your thirst for knowledge and learning in the mental health field.

Learn more about our membership options here.