Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia

A Reason to Hope.  The Means to Cope.

Webcasts & Videos

Recorded Webcast of Patricia Murray’s presentation at the Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia’s Annual General Meeting held on September 20th, 2014. 

Patricia Murray, MSc, MHSA, R Psych, CHE, is Special Advisor to the Associate Deputy Minister on Mental Health and Addictions, Nova Scotia Department of Health & Wellness.

The title of Ms. Murray’s presentation was It is Written in the Stars.  Ms. Murray spoke on progress made since May 2013 on implementation of Together We Can, the mental health and addictions strategy for Nova Scotia.  To read Ms. Murray’s bio-sketch, please click here.

To view the webcast of Ms. Murray’s presentation, please click here.

Recorded Webcasts of the HRM Chapter Meeting Presentations

           October 2016

           Information Sharing Guidelines with Dani Himmelman

           September 2016

           Caldy Grange Supported Housing with Linden Gray

           June 2016

           A Story of Recovery with Brad Rowe

           April 2016

           Setting Boundaries with Patrick Daigle

          January 2016

         Affirmative Ventures—Housing & Employment with Lori Edgar

          November 2015

         Medications & Mental Health with Dr. David Gardner

October 2015

The Disability Tax Credit with Professor Faye Woodman

September 2015

Depression & Anxiety with Dr. David Pilon (has some video and sound issues)

April 2015

Managing Cognitive Problems with Dr Karen Chipman

March 2015

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing with Dr. Zenovia Ursuliak

January 2015

Stages of Change with Golda Matthews

December 2014

Current Research in Early Psychosis with Dr. Phil Tibbo

September 2014

Antipsychotics and their Side Effects with Dr. David Gardner

March 2014

The Nova Scotia Certified Peer Support Specialist Program with Roy Muise

February 2014

Review of the Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act with Dr. Stephen Ayer

January 2014

Promoting Recovery: Psychosocial Rehabilitation in Practice with Loretta Whitehorne and Cathy Stevens

Videos by Dr. Xavier Amador

Dr. Xavier Amador spoke at Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia’s 17th Annual Conference held in 2005.  To view the video recording of his presentation, please click on the following links: Part 1, Part 2.

Dr. Amador (pictured below) is the author of the book I Am Not Sick I Don’t Need Help.


Other videos featuring Dr. Amador:

2011 Nordic Psychiatry Academy Interview with Dr. Amador

"I am not Sick, I don't need help!" presentation at the 2011 Nordic Psychiatry Academy

Anosognosia Workshop — July 3, 2010 (NAMI Conference)

Videos from the British Columbia Schizophrenia Society (Victoria Branch):

Facing Psychosis

For Family and Friends - Part 1

For Family and Friends - Part 2

After Psychosis - Part 1

After Psychosis - Part 2

Early Intervention Program

Other Videos

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia’s YouTube Channel

Superhero - A Visual Poem (Laura Burke) - Speaking up about Nova Scotia Mental Health Issues

A Poem (Laura Burke)