From COMT genes to brains (2016)

From Genes to Brains – Liz Tunbridge
Oct 19, 2016
Oxford BRC
Presentation by Elizabeth Tunbridge, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford. Liz Tunbridge describes the potential of genetic studies to enhance our understanding of mental health conditions.

Transforming Mental Health Patients into Providers

Transforming Mental Health Patients into Providers
A peer counseling program in Washington state is leading the way
January 13, 2019
By Lisa Aliferis

https://www.hca.wa.gov/billers-providers-partners/behavioral-health-recovery/peer-support

Online CPC Training
https://www.peerworkforcealliance.org/peer-initiatives

https://wabhwc.bridgeapp.com/learner/courses

  • What have you learned that you could share with other youth?
  • Person-first language

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We like things. They fixate on objects.
We try to make friends. They display attention seeking behavior.
We take breaks. They display off task behavior.
We stand for ourselves. They are non-compliant.

Andrew Steward

TEDxDU Andrew Steward: Beating Mental Illness
TEDx Talks
May 20, 2011

“When someone breaks their arm, we rush to sign their cast. When someone is diagnosed with mental illness, we run the other way.”