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St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton's Forensic Psychiatry Program and Mental Health and Addiction Program,
and McMaster University present the 11th Annual Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference

Mary Lou Martin

Mary Lou Martin is a Clinical Nurse Specialist at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and a Clinical Associate Professor at McMaster University.  She works as a practitioner, consultant, researcher, educator and leader.  Her clinical and research interests include therapeutic relationships/boundaries, alternatives to seclusion and restraint, trauma/abuse, tobacco addiction, and risk assessment, formulation and management.  She has been on the development panels for two published Best Practice Guidelines, Establishing Therapeutic Relationships and Alternatives to Restraint.  Mary Lou is a co-author of the Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START), a guide for the dynamic assessment of strengths and vulnerabilities across 7 risk domains.

Seminar: "Hope and Hope Engendering Investigations in Forensic + Acute Mental Health Services"

Register now!

April 6th & 7th, 2017

The conference is taking place on Thursday, April 6th and Friday, April 7th, 2017, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. A pre-conference workshop will be held on April 5, 2017.

Sheraton Hotel Hamilton

Once again, we are pleased to host the conference at the Sheraton Hotel, conveniently located in the heart of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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