Publications

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) – Online Atlantic Canada Externship

Jan. 21-22 & Feb. 4-5, 2022, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. ; Optional homeroom Jan. 29 10 a.m. – 12 pm. By Zoom.
For more information https://lumentherapyservices.com/training/ or email efttrainingatlantic@gmail.com

This Externship will include presentations of theory, clinical techniques and skills, training exercises, video recordings, observation of live sessions, and discussion of specific cases and clinical issues. An extensive manual will be provided. Recommended pre-reading includes: Attachment Theory in Practice: Emotionally Focused Therapy with Individuals, Couples and Families (2019) and The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection (2020) by Dr. Sue Johnson.

Registration Information (Registration managed by Cynthia Allan Events)
To register, complete the on-line registration form found HERE.

PAYMENT DETAILS (All fees include HST (HST#: 786092544 RT0001))
• $945 Super Early bird Fee (Paid in full before September 21, 2021)
• $995 Early bird Fee (Paid in full before November 21, 2021)
• $1095 Regular Fee
• $695 Student Rate (2021/22 full-time students, proof required)
Refunds will be issued, minus an administrative fee of $195, for super early bird, early bird and regular registrations ($150 for students) for any withdrawal from the program prior to January 7, 2022.

No return on fees for cancellations after January 7, 2022.
Payments accepted by:
Interac e-Transfer: ceallanevents@gmail.com
Cheque addressed to: Cynthia Allan
228 Chapman Mills Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2J 0B9

Please note this is not an APNS sponsored event.

Justice for 215 Indigenous Children and All Survivors of Residential Schools

Statement from APNS

We extend our solidarity and condolences during this devastating time to the First Nations community in Tk’emlúpste te Secwépemc territory and across this land.

We are shocked and saddened by the reports of the discovery of the remains of 215 children, some young as three, at the Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. This is another terrible chapter in the dark and horrific legacy of residential schools.

Read more “Justice for 215 Indigenous Children and All Survivors of Residential Schools”

LifeWorks – 2 positions

Position: Psychologist (Workplace Support Program) Permanent Full-Time
Organization: LifeWorks
Location: Anywhere in Nova Scotia

At LifeWorks, we offer more than career opportunities, we provide career opportunities to make meaningful contributions to people’s lives.  The extraordinary expertise of a more than 6,000-strong workforce is harnessed to support the employees and families of the organizations we serve. Our innovative programs have a lasting impact on the health, financial security and productivity of 24,000 workplaces.

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Green Leaf Psychological Services

Position: Full-Time and Part-Time Psychologists (multiple positions available)
Organization: Green Leaf Psychological Services, Inc.
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Green Leaf Psychological Services is expanding and we are now accepting applications for full-time and part-time psychologists who wish to join our practice.

If you are looking for a warm, friendly, and supportive work environment that highly values client satisfaction without requiring therapists to sacrifice their own work-life balance, we encourage you to apply.

Read more “Green Leaf Psychological Services”

Nova Scotia Psychologist Spring 2021

The Nova Scotia Psychologist Spring 2021 is now available.  This issue is also the Annual Report and contains all the information you need for the AGM on Friday, May 28th. Please select this link to download.
What’s Inside:

  • President’s Report
  • AGM Minutes 2020
  • Proposed Amendments to the Constitution
  • Nominations & Elections Report
  • Awards & Honours
  • APA Council Report
  • Committees & Volunteers  
  • Strategic Planning Report
  • CPAP Report
  • Private Practice Committee Report
  • Advocacy Committee Report
  • Early Career Group Report
  • Cultural Diversity Committee Report
  • Post Disaster Committee Report
  • Assistant Manager – Volunteers Report 
  • Continuing Education Committee Report
  • CE Upcoming Report

Lesley Hartman & Associates Inc.

Position: Registered Psychologist
Organization: Lesley Hartman & Associates, Inc.
Location: HRM

· Are you looking for a warm and cooperative team environment in a private practice therapy setting?
· Are you interested in further training and mentorship in therapy and assessment?
· Or are you an advanced practitioner who enjoys supervising students?

If you answered “yes” to any of the previous questions, Lesley Hartman & Associates Inc. may be the perfect place for you to launch your career in Nova Scotia!

Read more “Lesley Hartman & Associates Inc.”

Homewood Health, Inc.

POSITION: Full-Time Psychologist
ORGANIZATION: Homewood Health Inc
LOCATION: Work from home, Nova Scotia

PSYCHOLOGIST, RETURN TO WORK

Make a difference in a growing, innovative mental health organization and centre of excellence in people-centered care. Work with supportive colleagues who are passionate about improving lives and champions for quality and continuous learning.

As a Psychologist, Return to Work Services (RTWS), you will be an integral part of a collaborative, inter-disciplinary team focused on delivering seamless services and programs to our clients and customers. If you are looking for a company that is constantly moving forward in pursuit of successful outcomes, get ready to love it here!

Read more “Homewood Health, Inc.”

APNS COVID-19 Survey Part 2: Where are we now?

A year ago APNS conducted a survey on how the pandemic affected psychologists in Nova Scotia. The goal this COVID Part 2 Survey is to get a sense of how things have changed for psychologists since this time last year. Where are we now and how have psychologists adapted? We hope you will consider participating. Here is the link:

https://form.simplesurvey.com/f/s.aspx?s=0d4e1941-04e9-476d-b7ce-22efe98097cd

If you have any questions or problems with this survey, please contact apns@apns.cayou

Highlights of COVID-19 Survey May 2020

In May 2020, APNS asked its membership how they were being affected by the pandemic. Below is a brief survey of our findings. The full results were published in the Nova Scotia Psychologist Fall 2020, pages 12-16.

APNS is now conducting another COVID survey, COVID-19 Where are we now? Out goal is to compare how things have changed for psychologists in a year.

Read more “Highlights of COVID-19 Survey May 2020”

Genest MacGillivray Psychologists

An opportunity to develop your independent practice within a well-established clinic in Halifax

We are an especially collegial group of psychologists working in a highly respected practice. We work in a beautiful heritage house, complete with a private garden, in downtown Halifax. Our associates set their own hours and can control their own bookings but are also fully supported by administrative staff. Associates are normally booked four to six weeks in advance and maintain waiting lists. Ours is a supportive environment for both beginning and established practitioners, offering ongoing, informal, brief consultations, as well as regular opportunities for peer consultation with the group.

Read more “Genest MacGillivray Psychologists”