By Cynthia Lee - News - June 8, 2014
Levels of a small molecule found only in humans and in other primates are lower in the brains of depressed individuals, according to researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Institute. This discovery may hold a key to improving treatment options for those who suffer from depression.
Welcome to the Congress
I am pleased to invite you to participate in the 2013 IASR World Congress on Suicide, which will be held in beautiful Montreal from June 10 to 13.
Suicide has a terrible toll on most, if not all, societies around the world. Although we have made significant progress over the last decades in our understanding of risk factors for suicide, as well as in intervention and prevention strategies, much has yet to be learned and remains to be done.
Research Seminar: An Update on Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Suicidal, Multi-problem Adolescents
The Child Psychiatry Research Committee is sponsoring a Child Psychiatry Research Seminar. This seminar is open to all staff and students. The seminar will be informal and encourage active audience participation and discussion.
An update on Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for suicidal, multi-problem adolescents
Presenter: Laurance Katz, M.D., FRCPC
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Coordinator
Post-Graduate Education in the Section of
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Manitoba
“ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION AND SUICIDE: ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT STRATGIES”
Presented in English with Simultaneous Translation in French