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Featured Mental Health Seminars & Events

To see a full list of mental health events, including Live Webinars, On-Demand Webinars and Online Get Togethers, click here.

Integrating EMDR Into Your Clinical Practice: 5-Day Intensive in Vancouver
Aug30-2021

Integrating EMDR Into Your Clinical Practice: 5-Day Intensive in Vancouver

Esta Porter ensures you’re ready to implement EMDR by focusing on attunement, attachment and clinical judgement in this Basic EMDR training in Vancouver.
CAD$2500
Coherence Therapy: Facilitating Transformational Change Through Memory Reconsolidation
Sep14-2021

Coherence Therapy: Facilitating Transformational Change Through Memory Reconsolidation

Coherence Therapy helps clients reach a shift to eliminate unwanted behaviours or thoughts. Learn how to help clients reach that shift to end suffering.
Transforming Sexual Narratives: Integrating Sex Therapy into Couple Therapy
Sep24-2021

Transforming Sexual Narratives: Integrating Sex Therapy into Couple Therapy

Sex therapy can help clients identify and rewrite negative sexual thoughts to reclaim intimacy, pleasure and satisfaction. Learn how.
$132-$396
Social Anxiety: Effective Treatments and Emerging Approaches
Sep28-2021

Social Anxiety: Effective Treatments and Emerging Approaches

Social anxiety (SAD) is one of the most prevalent anxiety disorders. Learn about what causes it and established and emerging treatments for it.
$132-$148
Emotionally Focused Therapy for Individuals (EFIT): Leveraging Attachment Theory
Sep30-2021

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

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) goes beyond couples. Explore how EFT leverages attachment theory to transform how individuals engage with the world.
$259-$275
Emotional Freedom Techniques: Stress Management to Trauma Resolution with Tapping
Nov3-2021

Emotional Freedom Techniques: Stress Management to Trauma Resolution with Tapping

Tapping Therapy and Emotional Freedom Techniques are at the leading edge of psychotherapy and considered the ‘missing link’ by many clinicians. Learn why.
$132-$148
Coping Skills for Big Feelings: Working with Children to Help Them Manage Anxiety and Stress
Nov8-2021

Coping Skills for Big Feelings: Working with Children to Help Them Manage Anxiety and Stress

Childhood anxiety and stress have skyrocketed lately. Join bestselling author Janine Halloran for tips and strategies to teach kids healthy coping skills.
CAD$132-CAD$148
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
Neuroscience Breakthroughs That Change Trauma Treatment
Nov11-2021

Neuroscience Breakthroughs That Change Trauma Treatment

Trauma recovery treatment is changing due to recent neuroscience breakthroughs on attachment, memory and resilience. Are you leveraging these advances?
$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
Fundamentals of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Nov18-2021

Fundamentals of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is proven to help manage emotions effectively. Learn what research says and how to incorporate it into your practice.
$259-$275
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.
148-148
Virtual Lunch Together with Bruce Ecker
Aug16-2021

Virtual Lunch Together with Bruce Ecker

You're invited to our FREE “virtual lunch” table as Leading Edge founder Michael Kerman chats with Coherence Therapy cofounder Bruce Ecker about his career, what led him to Coherence Therapy, and his views on the future of psychotherapy.
Virtual Lunch Together with Sue Johnson
Sep9-2021

Virtual Lunch Together with Sue Johnson

Join us at our FREE “virtual lunch” table as Leading Edge founder Michael Kerman chats with Sue Johnson about her transformation from EFT for Couples to Individuals and how she’s helping clients in these challenging times.
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.

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.