Our continuing mental health education provides professionals with the specialized knowledge and skills they need to support mental health illnesses.
Commited to Your Life-Long Learning with Award-Winning Interprofessional Education
CAMH supports highly skilled professionals who embrace a commitment to continuous learning and to sharing and applying new knowledge. Our continuing education programs are designed to build capacity for mental health care across the entire health-care system. Armed with our specialized tools and knowledge, you can stay on the leading edge of prevention and treatment and, together, we can help deliver better outcomes to patients and their families everywhere.
CAMH’s continuing mental health education courses and events offer family physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists and other health-care providers award-winning interprofessional mental health education through live and online interactive lectures, small group discussions, case reviews and conferences. Courses and events are accredited for family physicians and psychiatrists by the Office of Continuing Education and Professional Development in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto.
CAMH also offers a wide range of online and classroom courses aimed at professionals in all health-related disciplines, including community-based professionals such as police officers, firefighters, teachers, armed forces personnel and counsellors. These courses provides the specialized knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to better handle on-the-job situations involving people with mental health
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Browse our entire selection of certificate programs, webinars and workshops, covering Addictions/Substance Use, Anxiety and Depression, Mood and Personality Disorders, and more.
I have implemented many aspects of my increased knowledge and understanding into my practice. I have found these courses to be a valuable resource to increase services provided to our clients with the confidence that added knowledge and understanding brings.
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Upcoming Course: Buprenorphine-Assisted Treatment of ODT for Frontline Clinicans
This course aims to present a framework for providing maintenance treatment for opioid dependence with buprenorphine/naloxone, including its use in a primary care setting. The course walks the learner through the key elements of selecting, preparing, initiating and maintaining a patient with opioid dependence on buprenorphine/naloxone maintenance treatment.
Upcoming Course: Concurrent Disorders in Primary Care
This online course introduces the fundamental concepts of concurrent disorders, with a focus on best practices and research in the field. It is designed to provide physicians, pharmacists, nurses and counsellors/case managers with the necessary information, skills and tools required to identify, screen and support clients with co-occurring substance use and mental illness.
Designed for people living with obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, family members, health care practitioners, allied health care workers and peer support workers, conference attendees will discuss experiences and support needs, advances in diagnosis and treatment, and strategies used in managing symptoms and client outcomes.
Formerly known as the Ontario Methadone Prescribers' Conference and coordinated by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, the Opioid Use Disorder Conference is now lead by CAMH. Topics to be highlighted include treatment approaches, harm reduction strategies, clinical guidelines and new evidence.