SESSION #1 - Treatment for Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

Session 1: December 4th, 9:30 – 10:30 AM ET

An interactive talk with Dr. Rob Madan, Baycrest’s Chief of Psychiatry. Participants can type in questions during the session, which will also be archived.

Learning objectives:

Creating a Culture of Recovery: Approaches to Enhance Recovery Oriented Services

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015

Time: 0830-1630

Registration Fee: $100

The flyer is attached for conference speakers, session topics and registration form

Achieving Certification: The Psychiatric Mental Health ReviewCourse

Certification Review Dates: Feb 13 & 20

Cost: $160 for two days ($110 for virtual attendance), $80 for one day, ($55 for virtual attendance)

Location: The Royal, Associates in Psychiatry Auditorium, 1145 Carling Avenue

For Registration & Agenda, please follow this link,

Friendly Reminder - MHNIG AGM - Friday, November 21, 2014

REMINDER - AGM Friday, November 21, 2014

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
West 5th Campus
Friday November 21
0930 - 1500 hours

0930-0935: welcome- Kama president of MHNIG

0935-0950: Roll call and review of minutes of 2013 AGM, review of agenda- Monika

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