Restoring Balance for Mental Wellbeing Using Traditional Healing Practices
Friday, June 2, 9 to 10 am.
CAMH Addictions Rounds
Presenter: Diane Longboat
Learning objectives: To learn about traditional Aboriginal philosophies of well-being - why is CAMH engaged in culturally responsive and trauma informed care? To learn about how Aboriginal Healing is integrated with hospital care pathways. To learn about how integrated care began at CAMH.
Lived experience with self-injury: Reflections on recovery, research, & resilience
Thursday June 8, 7 to 9 pm. at CAMH
Presenter: Stephen P. Lewis,
In this public lecture, Dr. Lewis will chronicle parts of his life story involving self-injury, depression, and suicidal thinking, including the impact these experiences had and the factors which ultimately contributed to his journey toward recovery.
U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse International Forum
June 16–19, 2017, Montreal, PQ.
Co-sponsored by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
The research symposium, poster session and network-building activities highlight the range of substance use research conducted around the world. Participants also have the opportunity to learn about NIDA fellowships and other programs that can support international collaborations. This year's theme is marijuana and driving, and the three-day forum will feature presentations about the latest research into this global public-health challenge.
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