Special Presentation: Dr. Allan Abbass


Amphitheatre, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, CA, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd, Montreal, QC, CA

We are pleased to present
Dr. Allan Abbass

Professor and Director of Psychiatric Education;
Director, Centre for Emotions and Health,
Dalhousie University, N.S.

The title of the presentation is:

"The Evidence base of short-term psychodynamic psychotherapy (STPP) including its effects in resistant populations with videotape example

Learning Objectives:

1. To describe the evidence base for Short-term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
2. To describe the scope of patients suitable for STPP.
3. To describe advanced techniques in the intensive short-term dynamic therapy model
enabling treatment of highly resistant and complex patient groups.

This event is an Accredited Self-Approved Group Learning Activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.