CAMH Public Talk Toronto - Lived experience with self-injury: Reflections on recovery, research, & resilience


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Sponsored by CAMH's Margaret and Wallace McCain Centre for Child, Youth & Family Mental Health and the Cundill Centre for Child and Youth Depression.

Date: Thursday June 8, 2017
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: CAMH (100 Stokes Street, Bell Gateway Building, Sandi and Jim Treliving Gymnasium)

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lived-experience-with-self-injury-reflections-on-recovery-research-resilience-tickets-34661297875

Presented by: Stephen P. Lewis, PhD , Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Guelph

In this public lecture, Dr. Lewis will chronicle parts of his life story involving self-injury, depression, and suicidal thinking, including the impact these experiences had and the factors which ultimately contributed to his journey toward recovery. From here, he will discuss how his lived experience contributed to, and culminated in, a career in academic clinical psychology. Finally, Dr. Lewis will share his reflections on recovery and resilience and how this has shaped his career and outlook on life.

CPA CAMH Public Talk June 8, 2017