June 9/14—June 12/14 (rescheduled from last month)
June 9 (Monday), 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. “Validating Variation in the Human Condition–the Hearing Voices Network: Voice Hearing, Then and Now.” Renea Mohammed, Charlotte Jackson, and Jael Emberley.
June 10 (Tuesday) 9:30 to 11:30. “Getting Back On Track: Medication Assists and Mental Calisthenics to Aid the Resumption of Every-Day Life after a Hospitalization or Other down Time.” Dr. Anthony Sehon, Strathcona Mental Health Team; Freddy Hehewerth, Occupational Therapist, Strathcona; and Martina Van Den Kerkhof, Patient Facilitator, Strathcona Mental Health team.
June 10, (Tuesday) 1:30 to 3:30. “Trauma Practices and the Sanctuary Model.” Andrew Larcombe, Concurrent Disorders Counsellor, Downtown Community Health Clinic; Crystal Arber, Concurrent Disorders Counsellor, Pender Community Health Clinic.
June 11, (Wednesday) 9:30 to 11:30. “At a Loss for Words? Helpful Conversations When Working with Individuals with a Concurrent Disorder.” Sean Murphy, Occupational Therapist, Strathcona Mental Health Team; Roger Gale, counsellor, S.A.F.E.R.
June 11, (Wednesday) 1:30 to 3:30. “A.C.T. Teams: What are They, and How do They Work?” Simon Davis, Grandview Woodlands Mental Health and Addictions; Andrew Ryan, Neil Arao, and Erin Emiru, Vancouver A.C.T. Teams.
June 12, (Thursday) 9:30 to 11; 30, “Operationalizing Support: What Do We Mean by the Word, Support: a Hopeful Euphemism, or the Unarticulated Goal of All our Work? Tracey Schonfeld, Coast Foundation; Amelia Ridgway, Rain City Housing; Richard Marquez, Lookout Emergency Housing Society; Coco Culbertson, Portland Hotel Society; Gerry Bradley, Strathcona Mental Health Team.
June 12 (Thursday) 1:30 to 3:30. “A Hand Up. First Nations Services in the DTES and Environs.” Perry Omeasoo, First Nations Liaison Worker, Vancouver Mental Health and Addictions; Jackson Dion, Native Court workers of B.C.; and staff from the Aboriginal Patient Navigators; and the Aboriginal Wellness Program, Vancouver.
This event is held at the Strathcona Mental Health Team, 330 Heatley Avenue (the corner of Heatley and Cordova). All in-services are open to the public and no need to R.S.V.P.. Seating is limited so try to arrive early. Hope to see you there!