CNA Certification - CPMHN(C) - At The Royal, Ottawa, Ontario

The Royal, in Ottawa, will be hosting a two-day review session for the CPMHN(C) exam. The dates are February 13 and 20, 2015. Sign up for one day, or both days.

The link below will take you to the registration page,

Nursing In Custody - Educational Conference

On December 5, 2014 from 8:00am to 4:30pm, a one day conference entitled, “Nursing in Custody; An Educational Conference for Forensic, Mental Health and Correctional Nurses" will be taking place in Hamilton Ontario.

Please see attached flyer for details and registration

MHNIHG AGM - Friday Novembe 21 2014

This year's AGM is taking place at ST Joseph's - Hamilton on Friday November 21, 2014.

Please see attached flyer.

The Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses Regional Symposium

The Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses Regional Symposium registration information is now available. The conference is being held at the Westin Prince Hotel, in Toronto on October 24th, 2014.

To register: 


>To examine substance use in older adults 
>Understand the signs and symptoms of substance use in older adults
>To apply appropriate screening tools to identify substance use when working with older adults
>To understand different treatment options

Register at:

For more info contact
Glynis Gittens at:

CNA Certification - CPMHN(C) - Education Session at St Joe's (Hamilton)

Interested in writing the CPMHN CNA certification exam? See the attached document for information. St Joe's (Hamilton) is hosting an information session on the certification

Addictions Champion Workshop

Apply now to a host a FREE Addressing Substance Use Champions Workshopat your organization! Are you interested in learning more about Best Practices related to addressing substance use? Are you interested in building capacity amongst your nurses and other health-care professionals in your organization and community to be able to identify and work with clients who use substances? Is your organization interested in learning more about integration of Best Practices? If so, then the RNAO Addressing Substance Use Champion Workshop is for you! RNAO is thrilled to announce the expansion of

Update for the Red Door

Dear supporters,

We are very happy to announce a key step forward in our campaign!

On May 22nd, Councillor Paula Fletcher put forth a motion at the Community Development and Recreation Committee meeting to commit the City to work towards a solution for Red Door. The motion passed unanimously. Now the motion will go to full City Council at their June 10th/11th meeting.

Crisis Workers Society of Ontario 30th Annual Crisis Conference

Perfecting Crisis Services in Ontario: Celebrating 30 Years of 
Building Relationships & Community Partnerships 
June 11th & 12th, 2014 
Elm Hurst Inn & Spa, Ingersoll Ontario 
 Space is limited so book early! Registration deadline is May 30th, 2014

Additional Information is in the attached file

Diabetes & Mental Health - Session #2

The link below is Session #2 for the diabetes & Mental Health Sessions.