Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) improves the health of British Columbians by seeking province-wide solutions to specialized health care needs in collaboration with BC health authorities and other partners.
June 1: Peer support - Community Transition Teams - presented by Amanda Butler, postdoctoral research fellow in the University of British Columbia Department of Psychiatry and independent research consultant at BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services
June 8: Outcomes following incarceration in provincial
correctional centres in British Columbia: Findings from the BC Provincial
Overdose Cohort - presented by Dr Heather Palis, PhD, MSc, Postdoctoral Fellow, Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
The UNITE project - Disrupting Stigma for Better Care (Chris Lamoureux/ Katie Mai)
Adjusting our response to drug poisonings (Cherlyn Cortes /Corey Ranger)
Programs and Services in Provincial Correctional Centres (Dr. Maureen Olley, Leanne Kristofferson & Carrie McCulley from BC Corrections)
Burnout and Attachment Style among staff in Inpatient Forensic Psychiatric Settings (BASIS): From Research to Action (Devon Silvers/Dr Linda Uyeda/Pam Young / Mo Korchinski)
Traumatic Brain Injury in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside - Dr Will Panenka
Neuro cognitive approach to Substance use disorders - Dr. Ashok Krishnamoorthy
Understanding and addressing the complex needs of people with Concurrent Mental Health and Substance Use - Dr Christian Schutz
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