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Explore the Gestalt Institute of Toronto.

Training Programs

We offer a Five Year Training Program and
a One Year Training Program for Professionals.

Featured Workshop

Jan 09

Gestalt and Mindfulness
Learn step by step how to be open to whatever arises, pleasant or unpleasant. You will take the position of an impartial witness to your own experience and create a space for ...

Jan 09

The Gestalt Approach to Working with Anxiety — Continuing Education
The anxious client is in need of being seen and heard by the practitioner, and of gradually becoming freed from what keeps them from saying and doing what they need to.

Jan 16

The Relational Dance: Embodied Movement
Become dynamically present by opening to the experience of relational dance in a safe, supportive and respectful environment.

Jan 17

Information Night
Gestalt needs to be experienced, not just talked about. Information Nights will not only answer your questions but bring the vitality of Gestalt to you first hand.

Jan 23

The Gestalt Approach to Working with Anger — Continuing Education
This workshop is for therapists or training therapists who desire more experience in working with an angry client or with anger as a form of contact.

Feb 06

The Interactive Field: Gestalt Therapy as an Embodied Relational Dialogue
Michael will touch on such skills as embodiment, attunement and resonance and the special case of shame in the embodied field. A powerful workshop for therapists and clients ...

Feb 07

The Urgent Response
A recommended workshop for those affected by addictions as well as counselors and therapists working with addictions.

Feb 25

Discover Your Soft Spot
Through the use of music, movement and dialogue you will discover more about the places in yourself that have been hidden.

Feb 27

Evening Armchair Series
Faculty apply a playful Gestalt approach to the larger issues in the seemingly ordinary and the smaller issues in the very large.

Mar 07

Social Phobia — A Gestalt Approach
This group will give you opportunities to explore your socially phobic self with other like-minded people in a safe and supportive way.

Mar 13

Information Night
Gestalt needs to be experienced, not just talked about. Information Nights will not only answer your questions but bring the vitality of Gestalt to you first hand.

Mar 20

The Gestalt Approach to Working with Narcissism and Co-narcissism — Continuing Education
This seminar moves from a diagnostic approach to a Gestalt relational approach examining co-narcissism as a creative adjustment to narcissism.

Mar 25

Gestalt Counseling for Professionals
This is an opportunity to enhance your counseling skills, to share and learn with other professionals through Gestalt theory and methods.

Apr 08

Hot Docs
This year’s annual fest invites fans, creators and supporters of the Gestalt Institute of Toronto to join the Year Three students in a daylong romp through reality as we know it.

Apr 24

Evening Armchair Series
Faculty apply a playful Gestalt approach to the larger issues in the seemingly ordinary and the smaller issues in the very large.

May 03

Tracking Changes
This workshop offers clinicians and others a range of structured approaches to finding and drafting the stories of ourselves and our clients.

May 15

Information Night
Gestalt needs to be experienced, not just talked about. Information Nights will not only answer your questions but bring the vitality of Gestalt to you first hand.

May 15

The Gestalt Approach to Working with Addictions — Continuing Education
The Gestalt approach to addictions applies the theory of creative adjustment—it does not ask the client do you want to quit but how is using useful to you?

Jun 06

Annual June Residential
Alumni, as well as individuals with Gestalt therapy or equivalent group experience, who are interested in exploring an in-depth Gestalt approach are invited to apply to attend ...

Jun 07

Acting Out / Acting In
This summer workshop invites you to play with the drama of your own life, through spontaneous embodied theatre.

Jun 13

Information Night
Gestalt needs to be experienced, not just talked about. Information Nights will not only answer your questions but bring the vitality of Gestalt to you first hand.

Jun 16

On Being in Your Own Head
In this summer sensory awareness workshop, you will be invited to bring your attention to what is felt when you make simple contact.

Jun 19

Evening Armchair Series
Faculty apply a playful Gestalt approach to the larger issues in the seemingly ordinary and the smaller issues in the very large.

Aug 08

Information Night
Gestalt needs to be experienced, not just talked about. Information Nights will not only answer your questions but bring the vitality of Gestalt to you first hand.

Aug 15

Summer Seat Sale
An opportunity to observe and experience different therapy styles in short pieces of work by each of our GIT faculty.

Gestalt Clinic

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post-graduate student therapists.

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