News & Updates


Message from OPA President - Dr. Desi Brownstone

The Ontario Psychiatric Association Council is pleased to welcome Dr. Desi Brownstone as the new OPA President.

"Shortly after being asked to be President-Elect for this year I was asked what theme I would choose for my year. I looked back at the recent themes chosen by my predecessors. Their themes all expand on our roles as psychiatrists. But they triggered a question: What about our primary function?..."

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2017 OPA Fall Conference 

Saturday, October 7, 2017
The Faculty Club,
University of Toronto
41 Willcocks Street
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1C7

Guest Speaker – Les Greenberg

Leslie Greenberg, Ph.D. is Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus of Psychology at York University in Toronto, Ontario. He is the Director of the York University Psychotherapy Research Clinic and the developer of Emotion-focused therapy. He has authored the major texts on Emotion-focused approaches to treatment. He is the senior author on the on the original texts on Emotion-focused approaches to treatment of individuals and couples such as Facilitating Emotional Change (1993) and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (1988).

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OPA Council

OPA Council is regularly recruiting members for our committees. If anyone is interested in participating on one of the OPA committees or becoming more active in the organization, please contact the OPA office. For more information on the OPA Committees please click here.

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