Agenda

For a PDF version of the agenda, please click here: 2018 Schizophrenia Conference Brochure


7:45    Registration and Light Refreshments 

8:30    Introduction and Welcome

  • Dr. Satish Shrikhande, Psychiatrist, Island Health
  • Hazel Meredith, Executive Director, BCSS Victoria Branch

8:40       Relapse Prevention in Schizophrenia and Advancements |Dr. Bill Honer

9:35      Cannabis and Psychosis: | Dr. Katherine Aitchison

10:30  Health Break 


11:00      Psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery: Engaging  | Dr. Ian Dawe


12:00  Lunch with Accompaniment by Friends of Music

 

1:15   Concurrent workshops – Session 1

 SESSION ONE:                     1:15-2:15pm

  1.  Engaging minds: Dr. Ian Dawe
  2. Inpatient and Wellness Program Psychosocial approaches at Royal Jubilee Hospital: Karen Godwin and Jalana Rossi
  3. Biological approaches to treatment: Dr. Bill Honer
  4. Family Strategies and Perspectives in Caring for Loved Ones: Matt Beihn BCSS Victoria Family Counsellor and family member

2:15    Health Break  


2:45    Concurrent workshops – Session 2

SESSION TWO:                     2:45-3:45pm

  • Cannabis and psychosis on the frontlines: Dr. Aitchison
  • Peer Support updates on Vancouver Island: Hazel Meredith (BCSS Victoria), Don Fraser, Peer Supporter
  • Metabolic Syndrome and wellness strategies: Dr. Water Chow GP
  • Taking care of patients with schizophrenia in family practice: Dr. Chris Fraser:

3:45    Adjourn

 


 

 

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