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Arts Training for Health Care Workers?

Durham University’s Centre for Medical Humanities explores the connection between medicine, the humanities and the social sciences. It aims to investigate how collaboration between these three diverse fields may enhance our well-being. 266 more words

Reflective Writing

A question on medication

I’d like to start this post with a disclaimer: I am not a medically trained professional. I have never studied medicine or psychiatry. I have studied child and adolescent mental health but not in connection to medications or the biological effects of conditions and treatments. 872 more words


Alberta health-care workers suspended for patient privacy breach - Calgary - CBC News

CBC News has confirmed that one health-care employee has been fired and 47 other workers in Calgary are facing disciplinary action this afternoon for “inappropriately” accessing a patient’s information.

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Hospital News

Nepean – Q & A from Electors: How will the MLPC support health care for Canadians?

Q: What does your party propose to support health care for Canadians?

A: Canadians’ right to publicly-funded, delivered and controlled health care must be enshrined in a new and modern Constitution given rise to by Canadians. 481 more words


7 things you shouldn't say to someone with DID

When you’re talking to someone with any mental health problem the language you use can mean everything. Whether you are a friend, relative, employer or health professional. 1,737 more words


Minnesota Home Health Care Workers Push For $15 Minimum Wage

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s home health care workers are starting a campaign to raise their pay to $15 an hour.

Thousands of unionized home care workers just got a raise on Aug. 352 more words


Symptoms of Dissociation

I was about 14 when I was first referred to the mental health services, I was only with the children’s services for little more than 18 months before I was moved the adult services since back then the cut off point was 16, but I was 24 before anyone mentioned dissociation to me. 1,414 more words