Publications

Bird & Associates Psychological Services Inc.

Full/Part Child/Adolescent Psychologist: who is proficient in evidence-based treatment modalities.  The ideal candidate would possess a willingness to collaborate with an array of multidisciplinary professions under the guidelines of professional practice.  The successful candidate could have flexibility within their practice such as only limit their practice to conduct therapy or assessment or both. At our practice we view the client as a whole with the expectation that treatment is tailored to the individual needs of the client.

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True North Psychological Services

True North Psychological Services is excited to announce that we are seeking both Masters or Doctoral level Psychologists and Masters Level Social Workers (MSW) with an interest and experience working with individuals and families impacted by trauma to join all three of our practices in Nova Scotia (e.g., New Minas, Halifax and Kingston).

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Power Psychological Services

Power Psychological Services is now hiring Psychologists (Registered or Candidate Register) who wish to join our private practice team in Truro, Nova Scotia. We have openings for part-time and full-time employment.

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Dr S. Gerald Hann Psychological Services

Dr. S Gerald Psychological Services are presently seeking qualified applicants to work as contract psychologists at our practice.  We have immediate opportunities for clinical, school and counselling psychologists to provide services across the lifespan.

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RENEWAL 2021-2022: Membership and Private Practice Listings

APNS membership and Private Practice listings run from September 1st to August 31st. It is now time to renew your APNS Membership and your Private Practice on-line listing.

Below are links for the Membership form and the PPD form (hard copy and website)

APNS Membership Form 2021-2022

APNS Private Practice Listing Form 2021-22

You have several options for payment:

  1. You may click the links above to download the renewal forms, complete and mail a cheque to the address on the form or below.
  2. You may complete the form with your Visa or MasterCard number and scan and email it to apns@apns.ca or fax to 902-462-9801.
  3. You may pay over the phone by calling 902-422-9183 (between 7 am and 2 pm). If you recently paid by credit card we may have your number on file, you may contact apns@apns.ca to ask this to be processed.
  4. You may pay by e-transfer to apns@apns.ca
  5. If you are unsure about your membership or PP Listing status please contact apns@apns.ca

Milestones Psychological Services

Milestones Psychological Services is seeking Registered Psychologists who are interested in providing assessment and counselling services for individuals of varying ages on an occasional contract basis.

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Increase in Psychological Services Recommended Rate

Please be advised that effective July 1, 2021 the Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia (APNS) has set the recommended fee for psychological services provided by Psychologists registered with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology at $210 per hour. The official letter from the APNS President in regard to this increase is available here.

ELECTION 2021: Mental Health Needs of Nova Scotians

What to say when approaching your candidate

Questions for your candidate on psychological services

  1. What does your party’s election platform propose concerning the mental health of Nova Scotians?
  2. What will your party do to improve access to psychological services in Nova Scotia and in this riding, particularly for middle and low income Nova Scotians?  
  3. Do you support correcting the historical underfunding of mental health services, in comparison to health services for physical problems? 
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Dr. Nina Woulff, Psychologist & Associates

Dr. Nina Woulff, Psychologist & Associates welcomes applicants for a Psychologist position. Applicants need to have developed clinical skills, a confident clinical approach and identified areas of expertise to provide therapy for adult clients. Expertise in treating PTSD and trauma and/or family therapy is an asset. We provide both in in-office and online therapy.

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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.

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