Monthly Archives: February 2016

MPS PD: Innovations in Clinical Assessment and Treatment of Suicidal Risk

The Manitoba Psychological Association (MPS) is presenting Dr. David Jobes in Innovations in Clinical Assessment and Treatment of Suicidal Risk. April 22, 2016, from 8 to 4 pm. Synopsis: The field of clinical suicidology is growing exponentially with innovations in … Continue reading

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2016 MASP Psyn Post Newsletter is Ready for Download

The 2016 MASP Psyn Post is online and ready for download for paid members. 18 pages of articles, updates, and committee reports, such as: RETSD Mental Health Initiative Update PD Review: Working Memory: More than Digit Span & Letter Number … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Retention Prevention

by Jon Cooper MASP Vice-President he PAX Good Behaviour Game (PAX), Friends for Life Anxiety Prevention Program (FRIENDS), Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies (PATHS), Families and Schools Together (FAST). The programs I just listed have two things in common. First, they … Continue reading

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Concussions- Psychologist’s Role

by Ang Bartley, MASP Secretary; Pembina Trails School Division Increasingly, we are hearing about the seriousness and effects of concussions. A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that alters the way the brain functions. Effects are usually temporary but can … Continue reading

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1.0 SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST (Term) Louis Riel School Division

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 2, 2016 The term clinician assignment will commence March 7, 2016 to April 29, 2016 or one day prior to the return of the clinician being replaced, whichever occurs first. The School Psychologist position … Continue reading

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