Welcome to Risk & Recovery!
We are pleased to again be hosting the Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference for our 11th year! A conference for professionals in mental health, probation & parole, corrections, legal services and police. The conference will feature a pre-conference workshop, an interactive meal preparation that includes a meal and wine tasting with Liaison College (Sheraton) and a networking dinner at Nique Restaurant, Hamilton.
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton's Forensic Psychiatry Program is committed to the importance of the academic enterprise. It is through the acquisition of new knowledge through research, knowledge translation and education that allows our program to be a forerunner in mental health research and to deliver the best possible care to the patients we serve.
Learn from experts in risk assessment, risk management, and recovery!
The Risk & Recovery Conference features international experts in the
field of forensic psychiatry. This year's keynote speakers and topics
Mr. Howard Sapers ~ Current Challenges in Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Incarcerated Individuals
Dr. Itiel Dror ~ Improving Assessments and Evaluations: Minimizing Cognitive Bias
Dr. Ralph Serin ~ Understanding the Offender Change Process: Bridging Risk and Desistance
Mr. Lee Chapelle ~ Criminal Justice System - Inside and Out
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