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Upcoming CAMH Professional Education Courses Fall 2018 - Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Course; Concurrent Disorders in Primary Care; and Collaborating with Families Affected by Concurrent Disorders
SickKids Inaugural Mindfulness Research Symposium
September 20, 8 am to 8 pm. SickKids, Toronto
Scientific research in Mindfulness-based practice will be presented together with an exploration of how this research may impact the practical use of mindfulness as a therapeutic, scientific and wellness-enhancing approach in healthcare institutions and beyond. An area of special interest includes methods to consistently quantify the experience of the practitioner and participant, in order to incorporate these data into the ongoing exploration of the efficacy and benefits of Mindfulness.
Ending Sexual Violence and Harassment: Current Research and Prevention
Monday, 24 September, 9 am to 3:30 pm.,
CAMH BGB, 100 Stokes St., Toronto
This symposium will advance knowledge about the nature and impacts of sexual violence and harassment and describe leading edge strategies for prevention. Topics include: public health impacts of sexual violence and harassment; causes; experiences of victims; perceptions and perceived norms of perpetrators; roles of peers & peer dynamics; bystander interventions; self-defence training; engaging men in prevention. This is a free event that is open to researchers, clinical and prevention practitioners, policymakers and students.
The Canadian Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (CAPM) Annual Meeting
September 26, Toronto, Westin Harbour Castle
CAPM is one of four academies of the Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA).The CAPM Annual Meeting typically attracts between 70 and 100 delegates—including psychiatrists, physicians, trainees and other health care professionals—who have an interest in the interface between mental and physical illness and well-being.
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