Summer 1998: Is Patient Freedom Being Violated?
IN THIS ISSUE: Community Treatment Orders – ACCESS: A Framework for a Community Based Mental Health Service System.
Vol. 14, No. 2
Editorial: Community Treatment Orders – Addressing a Controversial Issue
Community Treatment Orders
Weighing the arguments we hear from Janemar Cline, President of the CMHA, Ontario Division; Dr. Stephen Connoll, Vice Chair of the Ontario Medical Association, Section on Psychiatry; Jennifer Chambers, Facilitator of The Queen Street Patients Council; Selina Volpatti, President of the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario; and Dr. David Goldbloom, Physician-in-Chief, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
Saskatchewan Perspective on Community Treatment Orders
Dr. John Hylton, Executive Director of the CMHA, Saskatchewan Division shares what is taking place with regard to Community Treatment Orders in Saskatchewan.
What the Mental Health Legal Committee (MHLC) (an organization of lawyers and community legal workers working to protect and advance the legal rights of consumers of mental health services) has to say about Community Treatment Orders.
ACCESS: A Framework for a Community Based Mental Health Service System
A framework for the community mental health system based on CMHA values and principles.
Government Initiatives and Funding
CMHA Conference Highlights
Ontario Duo Paddling to Raise Mental Health Awareness
Dale Butterill, Chairperson