- Responding to Ontario's opioid crisis
Friday, January 20, 9 to 10 am.
CAMH Addiction Rounds
With Jean-Francois Crepault and Dr. Andrew Smith. Learning Objectives: to learn about the landscape of untreated chronic pain, opioid prescribing, and the crisis of opioid use disorder and overdose deaths; to understand the risks inherent to both prescription opioid use and government opioid policy; to consider recent federal and provincial developments in prescription opioid policy and CAMH's recommendations for reducing harm.
- Problem Gambling Toolkit for Primary Care Providers - Primary care workers can play an integral role in recognizing early signs of problems related to gambling, motivating patients to seek help, and readily providing useful referral resources.
- The Refugee Mental Health online course is now available free of charge for health, settlement and social service providers across Canada, thanks to funding from the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC). This interactive online course presents the fundamental concepts of refugee mental health with a focus on determinants of mental health, mental health problems and disorders affecting refugees, and best practices for treatment and support.
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