The ASIST workshop emphasizes suicide first-aid. It provides information on how to help a person at risk stay safe and seek further help. Read more for session dates and details. Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training: Two-Day Workshop During this two-day workshop you will learn how to: Recognize invitations for help Reach out and offer support […]Continue readingApplied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Workshops and Training
This is an introduction to mental illness with a focus on the recovery approach. It is designed for students, mental health professionals or anyone working with individuals with lived experience of mental illness.Continue readingIntroduction to the Recovery Approach to Mental Health
The Canadian Mental Health Association proudly presents Photovoice 2014. Using cameras and storytelling, eight community members from the Canadian Mental Health Association explored the question: What makes you come alive?The Canadian Mental Health Association proudly presents Photovoice 2014. Using cameras and storytelling, eight community members from the Canadian Mental Health Association explored the question: What makes you come alive? The […]Continue readingPhotovoice 2014: What Makes You Come Alive?
Photovoice is an excellent training tool for anyone who wants to assist those living with a mental illness in their process of recovery. This is a multimedia presentation with 40 photographic images and narratives portraying the experience of mental illness and recovery from the perspectives of eight psychiatric survivors living in Thunder Bay. The Photovoice project […]Continue readingPhotovoice: Exposing Our Path to Wellness
This workshop is for professionals who want to learn more about how they can support families using the recovery approach to mental health with a focus on inspiring and renewing hope for both the family member and their loved one. Read more for details. Working with Families: Instilling Hope for Recovery Families can play a […]Continue readingWorking with Families: Instilling Hope for Recovery