About the Conference
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and McMaster University are pleased to be presenting the 11th Annual Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference. Featuring experts on risk assessment, risk management, and recovery, the conference is an opportunity to expand your knowledge of forensic psychiatry and contribute to the pursuit of excellence in mental health care.
Four stimulating keynote speakers will address a variety of topics. Participants will choose from a number of symposia to address topics in forensic mental health in more detail. Click here for more information on speakers and topics.
The conference will take place on Thursday, April 6th and Friday, April 7th, 2017, at the Sheraton Hotel, 116 King St. W, Hamilton. Registration fee does not include accommodations. Please quote the "Risk and Recovery Conference" for a conference rate of $152.00 (plus tax) per night for Single/Double occupancy. Room rate guarantee until March 1, 2017.
Update: Sheridan is now SOLD OUT
Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. Breakfast, morning and afternoon refreshments, and lunch will be provided on Thursday and Friday. Click here for a detailed agenda.
On Wednesday April 5th, 2017: Two Workshops will be presented
Pornography: Understanding, Prevention and Management in the Virtual World
Presenters: Dr. Heather Moulden and Dr. Sébastien Prat
The 5th Generation in Risk Assessment
Presenters: Dr. Mini Mamak, Ms. Katelyn Mullally, Mr. A. Bilardo
OTN Services will be offered for both workshops
Culinary Workshop at Hamilton Liaison College
Enjoy a unique dining experience at Hamilton Liaison College. You will learn new techniques in the culinary arts through a cooking lesson, then sit down to enjoy dinner, pairing with a wine tasting! Located at Jackson Square (inside hotel).
Cost: $50, Space is limited. Register early to guarantee a spot!
Nique Networking Dinner
Nique is not just a restaurant - It's a family of young, passionate individuals eager to provide their customers with a dynamic and welcoming experience . An inherently Canadian experience, serving up delicious food in a comfortable, casual environment that will suprise and delight you.
Do not miss this great opportunity to create networking connections while enjoying a fantastic locally-made meal."