Schizophrenia Education Series

In-person events and family groups at The Royal are temporarily cancelled. 

Contact us about our online family support groups.
Please note:  The online family support groups are open to Ontario residents. Participants must create their own Zoom account and provide their residential address. For more information, contact Juliet Haynes, Family Engagement and Experience Coordinator, by email at  juliet.haynes@theroyal.ca or by telephone at +1 (613) 722-6521 ext. 7573.

ALL are welcome - family caregivers AND the person they are supporting

Please note these sessions are offered in English only. No need to pre-register

Date and Time

The Schizophrenia Education Series runs for four consecutive Thursday evenings. 
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Location

The Royal, 1145 Carling Ave., Ottawa
Conference room 1425


S C H E D U L E   O F   T O P I C S   F O R   2 0 2 0 

QUESTIONS ABOUT MEDICATIONS AND TREATMENT? 

April 9, 2020
Dr. David Attwood, Schizophrenia and Recovery Program Team will describe various treatment approaches including medications and rationales.
INTRODUCTION TO SCHIZOPHRENIA

April 16, 2020
Dr. Tabitha Rogers, Schizophrenia and Recovery Programs will provide an introduction to schizophrenia and The Royal's Schizophrenia Program. Questions are welcomed!.

UNDERSTANDING THE MENTAL HEALTH ACT AND COMMUNITY TREATMENT ORDERS

April 23, 2020
Kelly Kilbreath, MSW, RSW, CTO Coordinator will demystify the legislation and inform family caregivers on what they need to know.

HEARING FROM A CONSUMER AND FAMILY MEMBER

April 30, 2020
Hearing from a consumer and family member on their experience of mental illness and  journey through recovery. Always a popular session!

For more information

Name
Sheri Leroux
Title
Social Worker
Name
Jenn Wilks
Title
Social Worker