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Waypoint Research Institute 5th Annual Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Mental Health & Addictions


Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

Holiday Inn Barrie Hotel & Conference Centre, 20 Fairview Rd, Barrie, L4N 4P3



This is an event series. You may need to attend more than one date.

Cost: $150 - $450

Registration: Required

This year’s conference will span 3 days starting with two pre-conference workshops being offered on Monday May 15th. These two full day sessions will introduce attendees to projects and teachings from This year’s conference will span 3 days starting with two pre-conference workshops being offered on Monday May 15th. These two full day sessions will introduce attendees to projects and teachings from the First Nations, Metis & Inuit Communities. The first workshop is entitled Engaging with First Nations communities: Starting conversations with youth about fentanyl, alcohol and other drug use, hosted by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse. The second workshop featured is entitled Feather Carriers: Leadership for Life. The regular conference program will be offered May 16th – 17th with Keynote Addresses by Nicholas Watters (Mental Health Commission of Canada) and Nadine Wathen (Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children, Western Univerity) We invite you to visit our conference website for more information and available registration options. Our conference program is also available on our webpage.

Contact: Jessica Caston
Phone: 705-549-3181 Ext. 2142
Email: researchevents@waypointcentre.ca