Mental Health Matters Updates from your Department. No. 10 September 2015


Mental Health Matters - Issue No. 10: September 2015

Mental Health Matters - Updates from your Department provides monthly updates on members' activities, while highlighting the successes and achievements of the Department of Psychiatry and its members.


Recognitions

Dr. Marv Lange named Colonel Commandant of the Royal Canadian Medical Service Adobe PDF (191 KB)



Research

New app designed to provide on-the-spot psychotherapy training

2015 Regional Mental Health Conference brochure. Presentations from the conference forthcoming Adobe PDF (2.03 MB)

New website launched to help primary care physicians support patients with mental health needs

Dr. George Tasca’s PPRNet Blog – September Update



Education & Events

Departmental Annual Retreat to be held on November 19th Adobe PDF (15 KB)

Drs. Tim Lau and Lisa McMurray present on “ECT for Behaviour in Dementia: Exploring the Controversy”

The Royal's 5th Annual Conference on Women's Mental to be held on November 6th Adobe PDF (416 KB)



In the News

Departmental members enjoy themselves at the 70th Anniversary of the Faculty of Medicine

Drs. Pierre Blier, Verner Knott, Georg Northoff, and Xia Zhang discuss collaborating at IMHR

Dr. Paul Fedoroff comments on impotence treatment in Canada

Dr. Elliott Lee discusses different sleeping patterns for women and men

Dr. Raj Bhatla discusses the success behind the Ontario Telemedicine Network

Dr. Hazen Gandy comments on child coping skills in a digital age (retired article)

Dr. Wendy Spettigue discusses the lack of funding for eating disorder programs

Dr. Caroline Gérin-Lajoie discusses her leadership journey