Toronto Airport West Hotel
5444 Dixie Road

Event Date: Sep 25, 2015

Moving Forward Together for Better Health & Healthcare for Older Persons with Responsive Behaviours, Mental Health and Addictions, Dementia & their families/caregivers

Collaborative conversations that were hosted:

  • Person and Family First – shifting from healthcare to health; from provider to a person and family centered approach
  • Best Practices in Behavioural Support Services Mobile Teams – what’s critical, what matters
  • Behavioural Support Transition Units (BSTU) – Critical Factors for Success
  • Antipsychotics – An Ontario Conversation and Framework for Effective Use
  • Healthlinks and Primary Care – Coordinated Care Planning for older adults with complex care needs
  • Substance Use in Older Adults - Continuing the Conversation
  • Tertiary Geriatric Psychiatry Inpatient Behavioural Assessment Services – Population, Point of Care, Patients and Families

Best Practice Catalyst Event Collaboratives 

Collaborative Summary Sheet
  • Antipsychotic Collaborative 
  • Behavioural Support Transition Units 
  • Health Links & Primary Care
  • Mobile & Inter-Agency Teams (BSO)
  • Person & Family-Centred Care
  • Substance Use 
  • Tertiary Care / In-Patient Speciality Services

Event sponsors:

  • Academic Geriatric Psychiatry Divisions of Queen’s, Mc Master and Western Universities
  • Alzheimer Society of Ontario Mississauga Halton LHIN
  • brainXchange
  • Geriatric Mental Health Outreach Team Exchange
  • Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN
  • Lived Experience Persons and Networks
  • North East LHIN & BSO Provincial Coordinating Office Providence Care, Kingston
  • Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants
  • St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton
  • South East LHIN

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