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The Canadian Psychoanalytic Society is a member of the International Psychoanalytical Association.

It consists of seven member branches and five training institutes across Canada.

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CPS Life

CPS Anti-Racism Statement

The CPS stands for the unique humanity of each person, emphatically opposed to intolerance of otherness. We deplore entrenched systemic racism as well as hate based on gender or sexuality and the accompanying overt or covert violence.

COVID-19

News

Coronavirus Updates, Government of Canada

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COVID-19

IPA Webinar

La situation virale et ses résonances psychanalytiques

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COVID-19

IPA Webinar

L’accident covid au cœur de l’humain

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EVENT

Colloque conjoint SPM/IPM

Colloque conjoint SPM/IPM

Analyse à distance : question(s) de transmission

SPM – Montreal, QC / January 30, 2021

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EVENT

Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting

Awakening to an Attitude of Implication

WBCPS – Vancouver, BC / January 30, 2021

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EVENT

Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting

Early, Late and Contemporary Lacan in the Clinic

TPS – Toronto, ON / February 10, 2021

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EVENT

Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting

Devenir analyste et le rester, dans le plaisir partagé : formation du candidat, formation continue, fin de carrière.

SPM – Montreal, QC / February 11, 2021

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Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting

Our Proto-Mental “We”

QEB – Montreal, QC / February 18, 2021

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Scientific Meeting

Scientific Meeting

Ruthlessness and the Transitioning of the Analyst’s Mind

TPS – Toronto, ON / March 10, 2021

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Video Series

Psychotherapy Saves
Psychotherapy Saves

The four videos on the Psychotherapy Saves YouTube channel were made to demonstrate that psychotherapy is a medically necessary treatment that saves lives.

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JOURNAL

Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis Special Issue: Clifford Scott

Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis Special Issue: Clifford Scott

Read tributes from the recent evening in celebration of Clifford Scott and the Spring 2019 issue of the Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis in his honour. (Member login required)

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JOURNAL

Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis

Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis

Please contact the CJP offices for more information and to subscribe.

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BOOK

Garder au coeur le désir de l’été - Récits de réinventions de soi

Garder au coeur le désir de l’été – Récits de réinventions de soi

Sous la direction d’Evelyne Chauvet, Laurent Danon Boileau, Jean-Yves Tamet

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BOOK

Permanent Disquiet - Psychoanalysis and the Transitional Subject

Permanent Disquiet – Psychoanalysis and the Transitional Subject

Michel De M’Uzan

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New Centre for Psychoanalysis

Stoller Memorial Lecture and The Spectrum of Analytic Oneness with Ofra Eshel

January 23-24, 2021
Online Event – New Centre for Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles

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Encounter English Online Event

The Enigma of Psychosis, A Roundtable Discussion

January 31, 2021
Online Event – A.Santamaria Psychoanalysis Mexico Foundation

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52nd IPA Congress / 26th IPSO Conference

The Infantile: Its Multiple Dimensions

July 21-24, 2021
Vancouver

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CPS Community News

Annual Congress

THE 45TH CPS CONGRESS FROM JUNE 25-28, 2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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Awards and Prizes

Graeme Taylor

Honoured Friend of Psychoanalysis

This new CPS award honours non-IPA members. Please join us in congratulating the recipient for 2020, Graeme Taylor.

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An interview with Dr. Wilfrid Reid

Member Emeritus

An interview with Dr. Wilfrid Reid (SPM), conducted by Pierre Joly (SPM) for the journal Filigrane on the occasion of Dr. Reid being awarded the status of Member Emeritus in 2019.

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Please Join Us in Celebrating:
  • Louis Brunet, who was awarded the 2020 Citation of Merit award.
    Read the Award Announcement
  • Susan K. Moore, newly graduated CPS child analyst.

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In Memoriam

Elliot Markson

Retired TPS Member and Training Analyst, Elliot Raphael Markson, MD passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020.

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Felisa Levy Rochwerger

March 3, 1937 – November 3, 2020

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Rosaire Bernard

October 26, 1940 – April 14, 2020
Member of the SPM, CPS and IPA until September 2011.

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