Advanced Social Work with Older Adults

Mon, January 06, 2020 - Fri, December 04, 2020

Hosted by the Ontario Association of Social Workers

OASW is offering their popular online certificate course on Advanced Social Work with Older Adults.

Statistics Canada 2016 census data confirms that there are now more seniors than children in Canada. Working with older adults is a new reality for Social Workers. Designed to expand existing social work knowledge and skills to address the needs of this growing population, OASW is proud to present the online certificate program: Advanced Social Work with Older Adults.

Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy for major depression and anxiety disorders

Wed, November 27, 2019
Webinar OR In-Person, Toronto

Accessing mental health support outside of a therapist’s office

For many people living with major depression and anxiety disorder, cognitive behavioural therapy is a key component of their treatment. While this therapy is traditionally delivered in a face-to-face session, an alternative option for delivery over the internet is also available, helping some patients to overcome barriers to accessing timely and effective therapy.

IFIC Canada Virtual Community: Digital health and technology in integrated care

Wed, November 20, 2019

Hosted by the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC)

Ontario’s novel collaborative is designed to bring those interested and involved in integrated care together. More than 1,000 people have now connected through this virtual collaborative, convened by The International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), The Change Foundation and the Institute of Health, Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME).

ECHO Ontario Conference

Fri, January 31, 2020
Sheraton Centre, Toronto

 The ECHO Ontario Conference aims to bring ECHOs together with its stakeholders to celebrate our successes, share ideas and collaborate to better support the Ontario healthcare system.  
Please share with your ECHO team.

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Choosing Wisely Talks | Double Down on Antimicrobial Stewardship: Practical Ways to Use Antibiotics Wisely to Manage Respiratory and Urinary Tract Infection in Community Practice

Choosing Wisely is excited to announce the release of new tools and resources available from the Using Antibiotics Wisely campaign. 
Using Antibiotics Wisely was launched two years ago to encourage clinician and patient conversations about the harms of unnecessary antibiotic use. With support from the Public Health Agency of Canada, they have focused our efforts on reducing unnecessary antibiotics for respiratory tract infections in primary care and asymptomatic bacteriuria in long-term care.