Mike Souilliere is the Director of Patient Care Services for the Substance Use and Concurrent Disorders Program at Royal Ottawa Mental Health Care Centre. Before accepting this position, he spent 19 years as the program coordinator for The Royal’s Early Intervention Program. Mike worked with high risk youth who were experiencing difficulties with substance use and early onset mental health issues.
Mike has developed and facilitates a Youth Diversion Program for young offenders in the criminal justice system through the Boys and Girls Club and has facilitated workshops for parents and youth agency professionals since 1997.
Mike is an avid sports fan; in his free time, he volunteers as Paddling Director for the National championship winning Rideau Canoe Club.