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Please join us for our next Lunch and Learn Seminar

Let’s Talk About: Mental Health Issues & Seniors 

1.8 million people aged 60+ struggle with mental illness in Canada. This session will provide an opportunity for people who work with and care for seniors to talk about it. 

Date:        Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time:        Lunch 11:30 am, Panel Discussion 12 pm – 2 pm
Location:  Sage Auditorium, 15 Sir Winston Churchill Square (NW corner of 100 St. & 102A Ave)

Ticket price: $30.00


Stephen Murgatroyd, BA, MPhil, PhD, FBPsS, FRSACEO

Collaborative Media Group Inc.

Dr. Murgatroyd has written and published 43 books (including two bibliographies), three pamphlets, 60 chapters in edited works, 50 peer reviewed papers in academic journals, 45 contributions to journals and magazines (including reviews) and over sixty journalistic pieces in newspapers. He is a regular contributor to The Edmonton Journal and has hosted TV and radio programs.

His discussion will focus on resilience and building adaptive capacity in the face of challenge and change.

Arlene Wheeler 

Community Geriatric Psychiatry/Covenant Health/Senior Protection Partnership

  • Arlene Wheeler is a Registered Nurse.
  • Arlene is employed By Covenant Health with Community Geriatric Psychiatry.
  • Arlene is a member of the Senior Protection Partnership as the nurse providing psychiatric assessment and referrals to geriatric programs as well as offering consultant support to the Seniors Safe House.
  • Arlene completed her Degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing in December of 2013 at MacEwan University.
  • Arlene’s health care background includes Home Care services as a Health Care Aide, UNE Nurse for Villa Caritas, day program therapist, and her current position with Community Geriatric Psychiatry as a Mental Health Therapist.
  • Prior to Nursing Arlene has worked with Triple Five Corp, Xerox Printing Services, Macewan University Oxford Properties, And Colliers International.

Thank you for your interest in registering. Registration is now closed. Please check back for details on our next Lunch and Learn Seminar. 

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