Webinar: Considering Recovery and Living at Risk in Residential Facility Programs

Topic: Considering Recovery and Living at Risk in Residential Facility Programs
Presenter: Angela Louie (Fraser Health Authority) Date & Time: March 16th @ 10:30 am PST

Fraser Health has developed a Living at Risk Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) for its mental health licenced residential facility programs. Angela Louie will introduce the values, approaches and steps used and its alignment with a recovery approach. Participants will have the opportunity to reflect on situations they face where an approach like this may be useful and valuable.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to describe the purpose of the living at risk guideline
  • Participants will identify areas that need to be addressed when dealing with risk situations
  • Participants will identify how this approach to risk situations aligns with a recovery approach.

Angela Louie has worked in the mental health field for over 25 years in acute care, day program and community mental health settings. She is currently a Coordinator of Rehabilitation and Recovery in Fraser Health Mental Health and Substance Use. Over the last 10 years, she has championed the Recovery Centred Clinical System within Fraser Health. She has participated in delivering education sessions on the Living at Risk clinical practice guidelines which align with a recovery approach. Angela is an Accredited Speaker and was the Silver Medalist at the 2005 World Championship of Public Speaking.

Link to register: https://www.psyrehab.ca/events/show/a5147