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.

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Meet a Therapist

Peter MadoreRegistered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

My name is Peter Madore. I provide relational, client-centred psychotherapy which is a process that can help you explore your feelings and life circumstances within a safe, confidential, non-judgmental and understanding therapeutic environment.

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Meet a Therapist

Terra KowalykRegistered Psychotherapist

The bedrock of my therapeutic approach is Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, however, I use aspects from other modalities, especially Gestalt Therapy. My approach is gentle and full of warm humour, and I’m committed to meeting you where you're at. All imperfections and shadows are welcome.

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