Canadian Association for Psychodynamic Therapy

We are a vibrant professional association of psychotherapists, training institutes, and organizations working together to advance psychodynamic therapy in Canada. Whether you’re a psychotherapist or are seeking one, we encourage you to explore our website for information, resources, news and events.

What is Psychodynamic Therapy?

Psychodynamic therapy is a way to explore thoughts, sensations, feelings and ways of relating that might currently be outside of your awareness, and that contribute to the difficulties you currently face.

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Benefits of Membership

A CAPT membership comes with many benefits, including liability insurance, resources and health benefits. Explore CAPT’s three levels of membership: individual, institutional and organizational to decide which is right for you.

Members – online renewal is now open. Click here to renew.

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Meet a Therapist

Christina McNeillToronto Institute of Relational Psychotherapy, Therapist in Training

I believe that every person has an important story to share with others. Having someone to witness our self experience as we navigate through it helps to deepen our self awareness and understanding.

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Petition to exempt HST from Private Practice Psychotherapy Services

The The Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP) has launched a campaign calling on the to federal and provincial governments to exempt private practice psychotherapy services from provincial and federal HST fees.

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