F3. Training and dissemination activities of the CCS

A. Training Activities

Clinic and Culture Seminars

Department of Psychiatry, Montreal Children's Hospital

Date

Title

Presenters

10/30/1998

Coming Together: Reunification in a West Indian Family

Myrna Lashley, Ph.D. John Abbott College

Carlo Sterlin, Ph.D. Jean Talon Hospital

11/27/1998

A Father's Curse: Possession or Psychosis in a Somali Adolescent

Cécile Rousseau, Ph.D. MCH

12/18/1998

Vivre a moitie quand on est deux déracinement et grossesse

Sylvaine de Plaen, M.D. St. Justine Hospital

01/29/1999

The Boy Who Wished to be Shiva

Jaswant Guzder, M.D. JGH

03/26/1999

An Overview of Inter-Cultural Approaches in Psychiatry: Case Presentation

Carlo Sterlin, M.D. Jean Talon Hospital

04/30/1999

Mémoire collective et espace individuel: le recit d'une femme rwandaise

Marian Shermake, M.SW SARIMM

10/22/1999

Trauma, prostitution et réunification familiale. "Quelque soit l'épaisseur de l'épaule, elle ne pourra jamais dépasser le cou, mais le cou ne pourra jamais se séparer de l'épaule"

Déogratias Bagilishya, Ph.D. MCH

11/26/1999

Psychotherapy with a South Asian Woman

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

12/17/1999

Boundary Issues in Transcultural Psychiatry

Jaswant Guzder, M.D. JGH

01/28/2000

De l'art de se protéger avec un parapluie: les alias d'une prise en charge d'un garcon d'origine Vietnamienne, dont la mère est psychotique

Sylvaine De Plaen, M.D. St. Justine Hospital

02/25/2000

La fattura ou l'autre visage d'une dépression familiale

José Segura, M.D. CLSC Cote-des-Neiges

03/24/2000

When Help Can Mean Hurt: Intervention Institutionnelle et Violence Familiale

Toby Measham, M.D. MCH

Déogratias Bagilishya, Ph.D. MCH

Marian Shermarke, M.SW SARIMM

04/28/2000

Religion, Numerology and Eating Difficulties: A Precarious Fusion

Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D. JGH

Cécile Rousseau, M.D. MCH

10/27/2000

Religion as a Variable in Forced Treatment

Myrna Lashley, Ph.D. John Abbott College

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

11/24/2000

Transgressive Space

Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D. JGH

Déogratias Bagilishya, Ph.D. MCH

12/15/2000

Ethos of the Wounded Healer

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

01/26/2001

From Zion to Babylon: The Journey of a Rastafarian Boy Through Psychiatric Services

George McKenzie. Batshaw Family Services

Cécile Rousseau, M.D. MCH

03/23/2001

A partir d'un cas clinique en Abitibi - une approche écologique du mental?

Jean-Dominique Leccia, M.D. PRISME

Culture, Community & Mental Health Series

Institute of Community & Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B. Davis–Jewish General Hospital

Date

Title

Presenters

05/14/1999

Building Bridges Between Community Organizations and Mental Health Professionals

Tamara Kater, Multi Caf

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

06/18/1999

"Asylum" An NFB documentary that takes us right inside the Canadian refugee process

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

07/16/1999

Rape: A Crime of War

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

Marianne Shermarke, M.SW SARIMM

10/15/1999

"Hear What We Are Saying" A documentary on women, racism and the mental health system

Jaswant Guzder, M.D. JGH

Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D. JGH

11/12/1999

Dilemmas of Ethnic Match: Minority Origin Professionals in Health and Social Services

Morton Weinfeld, Ph.D. McGill University

Jaswant Guzder, M.D. JGH

12/10/1999

"War is Not a Game" A CCVT (Canadian Center for Victims of Torture) film on the effects of organized violence

Patricia Foxen, M.A. MCH

01/14/2000

Organized Violence

Pierre Dongier, M.D. CLSC Cote-des-Neiges

Angelica Marin-Liva, Ph.D. RIVO

02/11/2000

Interventions in Intercultural Situations: A Training Model

Kalpana Das, Intercultural Institute of Montreal

03/10/2000

"Broken Promises" A NFB film & Nutaaq Media film on the effects of relocation on a group of Inuit families

Patricia Tassinari, Filmaker

04/14/2000

"Working Like Crazy" A NFB and Skyworks film on the struggles and victories of psychiatric survivors working in a survivor-run business

Gwynne Basen, Filmaker

07/28/2000

"Culture, Infancy & Research in South Africa"

M. Tomlinson, Ph.D. Child Guidance Clinic, S. Africa

09/15/2000

"The Return of the Dybbuk: A Cast Study of Spirit Possession in Contemporary Israel"

Yoram Bilu, Ph.D. The Hebrew University, Israel

11/17/2000

"If the Family Fits" A NFB documentary which explores traditional notions of family as voiced by R.E.A.L women versus an alternate family lifestyle when a spouse declares a bisexual orientation

Patricia Kearns

Dan Delaney

01/12/2001

Encounters of the Three-Way Kind: Working with Interpreters in Mental Health Settings

Heather Clarke, MCH

02/09/2001

Political and Psychiatric Ambiguities in the Baltic States: From Neurasthenia to Depression

Vieda Skultans, University of Bristol

03/09/2001

"Some Kind of Arrangement" A NFB film on the South Asian tradition of arranged marriages adapted to the North American context

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

Judy Gradinger, M.A. JGH

04/20/2001

"The Development & Evaluation of the Cultural Consultatoin Service"

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

In-service Training, Workshops and Rounds

CLSCs, Hospitals and Community Organizations

Date

Institution/

Location

Title

Presenters

06/1999

CLSC René-Cassin

L'intervention interculturelle en santé mentale

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

07/1999

CLSC Normand-Bethune

L'intervention interculturelle aupres des réfugiés kosovars

Laurence Kirmayer, Ph.D. JGH

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

Eric Jarvis, M.D. JGH

11/1999

CLSC Cote-des-Neiges

Utilités et procédure du Service de Consultation Culturelle de l'hopital Général Juif

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

07/1999

Poste de Police, Laval, QC

Adéquation culturelle de l'intervention sociale aupres des réfugiés Kosovars

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

03/16/2000

JGH

National Social Work Week Lecture

Responding to the needs of patients from diverse backgrounds

Pierre Dongier, M.D. CLSC Cote des Neiges

Jaswant Guzder, M.D. JGH

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

05/20/2000

McGill University, Psychiatry

Séminaire: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods. Sixth Annual Summer Program in Social & Transcultural Psychiatry

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

12/05/2000

JGH

Inpatient Service Rounds

Case presentation from the Cultural Consultation Service

Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D. JGH

Azaad Kassam, M.D. JGH

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

12/12/2000

CLSC René-Cassin

Cultural interventions with the elderly

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

01/08/2001

MGH, Psychiatry

The role and function of the Cultural Consultation Service

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

01/15/2001

McGill, Educational Psychology & Counseling Master's Students

The role and function of the Cultural Consultation Service

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

01/19/2001

JGH/ICFP

CCS Workshop

Filipino values and culture

Renee Tirol, M.D. SAMSARA

01/23/2001

JGH/ICFP

Psychology Rounds

The development of bicultural competence: implications for assessment and therapy

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

02/08/2001

MCH,

Psychiatric Grand Rounds

What is the real story? An anthropological approach toward clinical narratives

Patricia Foxen, M.A. MCH

02/12/2001

MGH, Community Mental Health

Case presentation from the Cultural Consultation Service

Myrna Lashley, Ph. D. John Abbott College

Caminee Blake, Ph.D. JGH

B. Dissemination Activities

Date

Institution/

Location

Title

Presenters

10/1999

Education & Counselling Psychology, McGill

"Collective Self-Esteem and Shared Identities," Developmental Seminar Series

Sadeq Rahimi, M.A. JGH

05/26/2000

Vancouver, BC

"Development and evaluation of a cultural consultation service in mental health." Proceedings: Removing Barriers II; Keeping Canadian Values in Health Care

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

L.J. Kirmayer, MD JGH

C. Rousseau, MD, MCH

10/05/2000

Kyoto, Japan

"Cultural variations in the presentation of depression," International Consensus Group meeting on cross-cultural issues in the treatment of depression and anxiety.

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

10/13/2000

Vancouver, BC

Keynote address, "A poetics of survival: Culture, community and the durable self," Annual Meeting, Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention, Suicide Prevention in Canada: Exploring Our Diverse Landscape

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"Use and misuse of the cultural formulation in child psychiatry," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Cécile Rousseau, M.D. MCH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"Creative expression workshops for newly arrived immigrant and refugee children," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Cécile Rousseau, M.D. MCH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"Mediation, cultural aggression and therapeutic neutrality," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Toby Measham, M.D. MCH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"The multiplicity of clinical narratives: An anthropological perspective," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Patricia Foxen, M.A. MCH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"Gender and power in family therapy: A South Asian perspective,", Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Radhika Santhanam, Ph.D. JGH

10/19/2000

Chantilly, France

"The development of a cultural consultation service," Annual meeting, Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture.

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

10/20/2000

Chantilly,

France

"Implications of new information technologies for cultural psychiatry," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Sadeq Rahimi, M.A. JGH

10/20/2000

Chantilly, France

"Cultural idioms of distress and help-seeking among Vietnamese Immigrants," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Danielle Groleau, Ph.D. JGH

10/20/2000

Chantilly, France

"The relationship between resilience, PTSD and traumatic events among adolescent survivors of war and genocide in Rwanda," Annual Meeting Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Esther Ehrensaft, M.A. JGH

10/21/2000

Chantilly, France

"The refugee's predicament," L'Evolution Psychiatrique Conference on Psychiatry and Human Rights: Anthropological and Cross-cultural Issues

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

10/23/2000

Stockholm, Sweden

"An introduction to cultural psychiatry," Transcultural Psychiatry Center, Stockholm

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

10/27/2000

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

"Research in cultural psychiatry: A schedule of methodological virtues," Department of Psychology

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

11/13,2000

Montreal, QC

"Religion, spirituality and mental health in multicultural societies", Fondation ARC

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

02/17/2001

Yokohama, Japan

Keynote address, "Encountering the other: cultural psychiatry in a globalizing world", Japanese Society for Transcultural Psychiatry

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

02/21/2001

University of Missouri, Columbia

Presentation of the CCS . Outreach Meeting, International Center for Psychosocial Trauma

Judy Malik, M.SW JGH

02/19/2001

Jichi Medical School, Japan

"Rethinking somatization: a sociocultural perspective"

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

03/21/2001

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI

"Encountering the other: cultural psychiatry in a globalizing world", Chairman's Grand Rounds Lecture Series

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

03/24/2001

SUNY, Binghamton, NY

"Shrunken Time, Flattened Memory: The Fate of Identity in the Age of Speed," Proceedings of "Time, Memory, Text," an international interdisciplinary conference on time and memory

Sadeq Rahimi, M.A. JGH

05/05/2001

Montreal, QC

Invited discussant, "Body, Memory & Identity", Joint Meeting, Canadian Anthropology Society, American Ethnological Society and Society for Cultural Anthropology

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

05/07/2001

New Orleans, LA

"Coercive treatment of immigrants with psychosis," Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association

Eric Jarvis, M.D. JGH

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

Bernard Unger

07/10/2001

University of Missouri, Columbia

"Women & Violence," 8th Annual Summer Institute of Psychosocial Trauma. International Center for Psychosocial Trauma

Judy Malik, M.S.W. JGH

07/23/2001

Vancouver, BC

Invited plenary address, "Models of mental health care for multicultural societies", World Assembly for Mental Health, 26th Biennial Congress of the World Federation for Mental Health

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH

09/03/2001

Homerton College, Cambridge, England

Invited presentation, "Locating the narratives of psychiatry", British Medical Journal Conference on Narrative Approaches to Medicine

Laurence Kirmayer, M.D. JGH