Patterns in substance use care among people who died from drug toxicities in Ontario

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Presented in partnership with the Ontario Drug Policy Research Network (ODPRN). The Ontario Drug Policy Research Network has produced a series of reports alongside people with lived and living experience of substance use and Public Health Ontario, to support community-based programs responding to the province’s growing drug toxicity crisis. This webinar focuses on the second ... Read more

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A Safe Space to Talk: 9-8-8 Suicide Crisis Helpline

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9-8-8: Suicide Crisis Helpline is a national helpline for anyone in Canada who is thinking about suicide, or who is worried about someone they know. Help is available by phone and by text, in English and French, 24 hours a day, every day of the year. 9-8-8 calls and texts are answered by trained responders ... Read more

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Foundations for Providing Affirming Care to 2SLGBTQIA+ Clients

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In this foundational webinar, learners will gain a framework for understanding 2SLGBTQIA+ identities and terminologies, the experiences of Queer people, and concrete ways to be allies in their personal and professional lives. This session combines personal stories, powerful statistics, and practical takeaways to leave learners with more confidence in their work supporting 2SLGBTQIA+ people. By ... Read more

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Embracing Wholeness: A Holistic Exploration of Burnout

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Join us for an insightful session as we delve into the complex realm of burnout and explore a holistic approach to well-being using the Medicine Wheel. In today's fast-paced world, burnout is a prevalent issue that affects individuals across various aspects of their lives. This session offers a unique perspective, drawing inspiration from the Medicine ... Read more

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Psychopharmacology for Helpers: How Medication Impacts Mental Health

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Are you aware of the impact certain medications can have on your clients? As helpers, it's important to know how psychiatric medications may affect your clients and when to encourage them to seek medical advice. In this webinar, you'll learn about the most common types of medications and their beneficial and adverse impacts, including symptoms ... Read more

$39 – $49

What is the office of the Patient Ombudsman?

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Have you heard of the Patient Ombudsman? The OCO is pleased to welcome Ontario’s Patient Ombudsman, Craig Thompson to talk about what the office of the Patient Ombudsman is, what it does and what caregivers need to know about making health care complaints in Ontario. In this presentation, you will learn about: Our Speaker: Craig Thompson ... Read more

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Approaches to Support 2SLGBTQI+ Adolescents and Adults with Suicidal Ideation

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Participants will have an opportunity to apply trauma-informed practices to engage 2SLGBTQI+ clients with suicidal ideation. After a brief review of information on suicidal ideation, most of the session will be discussion based and explore two cases.  The cases will include: Case studies and resources will be pulled from a wide range of research on ... Read more

$60 – $75