Schizophrenia Education Series

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

Please note these sessions are offered in English only. Everyone is welcome - 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 1 9 
INTRODUCTION TO SCHIZOPHRENIA

September 26, 2019
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

October 3, 2019
Kelly Kilbreath, MSW, RSW, CTO Coordinator will demystify the legislation and inform family caregivers on what they need to know.

QUESTIONS ABOUT MEDICATIONS AND TREATMENT? 

October 10, 2019
Dr. David Attwood, Schizophrenia and Recovery Program Team will describe various treatment approaches including medications and rationales.

HEARING FROM A CONSUMER AND FAMILY MEMBER

October 17, 2019
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
Neala Kelly
Title
Social Worker