Welcome to Risk & Recovery!
We are pleased to again be hosting the Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference for our 10th year! A conference for professionals in mental health, probation & parole, corrections, legal services and police. The conference will feature a pre-conference workshop, a tour of the Collective Arts Brewery and a networking dinner at Radius Café + Urban Casual Dining, Hamilton.
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton's Forensic Psychiatry Program is committed to the importance of the academic enterprise. It is through the acquisition of new knowledge through research, knowledge translation and education that allows our program to be a forerunner in mental health research and to deliver the best possible care to the patients we serve.
Learn from experts in risk assessment, risk management, and recovery!
The Risk & Recovery Conference features international experts in the
field of forensic psychiatry. This year's keynote speakers and topics
Dr. Jenny Shaw ~ Mind the Gap
Dr. Barry Rosenfeld ~ The Psychology of Torture: Are We Part of the Problem, The Solution or Both
Dr. James Cantor ~ Hypersexuality Without Hyperbole
Dr. Ralph C. Serin ~ Understanding the Offender Change Process: Bridging Risk & Desistance
Dr. Gary Chaimowitz and Dr. Mini Mamak ~ What's the eHarm?: A Digital Innovation in Violence Risk Assessment and Quality Assurance
Click here for more information on speakers and topics.
The Risk and Recovery Conference is coordinated by a committee of Forensic Psychiatry Program staff at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, including:
- Dr. Gary Chaimowitz ~ Head of Forensic Psychiatry Program
- Dr. Mini Mamak ~ Psychologist
- Dr. Heather Moulden ~ Psychologist
- Josie Cosco ~ Conference Coordinator