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Opioid Use Disorder in Primary Care Conference
November 24, Beanfield Centre, Toronto
Conference goals: to highlight topics such as treatment approaches, harm reduction strategies, clinical guidelines and new evidence in the field of opioid use disorder, and to network with peers, which is particularly beneficial for people working in remote communities.
HCARDD Conversations - HCARDD (Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities) connects with experts about healthcare and developmental disabilities: Emergency Care, Primary Care, Medical Education, Policy Makers, Patient Voices and Transitions.
Shame and Aberoo: Understanding mental health stigma in the Middle Eastern community
Wednesday, December 6, 1 to 2 pm., Webinar.
Poran Poregbal, group therapist, at the Vancouver General Hospital’s Cross Cultural Clinic, discusses the concept of aberoo, its impact on mental illness and mental health treatment and services, and ways that service providers can try to facilitate mental health among newcomer clients experiencing this as a barrier.
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