Category: Residents Psyche

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Oct2017
Reflecting on a Resident Track workshop Dr. Rejish Thomas Transcultural Psychiatry: A Focus on Refugee and Aboriginal Mental Health by Rejish Thomas, Anika Maraj, Delphine Daigneault-Leclerc, Sharleen Gill This seminar was renewed after first being presented last year, with more focus on group work around two difficult cases. Like last ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Oct2017
CPA 2017 In Review: Psychiatry and Legislation Dr. Marlon Danilewitz The landscape of psychiatry in Canada is ever evolving. This past year saw a number of landmark legislative decisions that have had prominent impact on the practice of mental health and addictions in Canada. That being the case, ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Oct2017
Resident Trivia Competition Dr. Nadia Daly New to the CPA conference this year was the Resident Trivia Competition, an MIT executive board initiative. On September 14th at noon, teams of 3 to 4 residents gathered around cocktail tables in the exhibit hall, as curious crowds formed around them. ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Oct2017
Transition to Practice Bootcamp Dr. Kara Dempster This year’s annual CPA conference marked the inaugural Transition to Practice Bootcamp which was launched as a pre-conference course. As a senior resident, I found the content was extremely valuable, and covered topics that we do not receive enough teaching on ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Oct2017
Reflections from the Past-Chair Dr. Kara Dempster It is difficult to fathom that my year serving as Chair of the Member in Training (MIT) section has come to an end. I originally became involved with CPA leadership as a first year resident in psychiatry at Western University. In ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Oct2017
Welcoming our new Chair Dr. Fatima Allibhai I feel truly honoured to be in this position and serve as your Chair for the upcoming year! The CPA has been such a strong voice in the role of mental health matters across the country. Actively speaking on behalf of ... Read More
October 31, 2017Fernando Felix

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Dec2016
by Dr. Nadia Daly, PGY-3 At this year’s CPA Annual Conference, I had the privilege of interviewing David Goldbloom, MD, Senior Medical Advisor at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, Professor of Psychiatry ... Read More
December 7, 2016Fernando Felix

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Dec2016
by Dr. Sudhakar Sivapalan – ECPFormer CPA-MIT, Social Media Resident Liaison Social media is about connectivity between an individual and the world around them. It continues to have a growing impact on mental health, ... Read More
December 7, 2016Fernando Felix

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Dec2016
by Dr. Skye Rousseau – PGY 5Dr. Magdalena Orzylowski – PGY 5 This past June we attended the Royal College of Psychiatry International Congress in London as part of an annual exchange with the Canadian ... Read More
December 6, 2016Fernando Felix

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Dec2016
by Dr. Fatima Allibhai – PGY4 A shout out to all the residents, the CPA Annual Conference was a great hit! Kara Dempster and I officially started in our terms as the Chair and Chair Elect ... Read More
December 6, 2016Fernando Felix