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May 29th 2012:Hope for Family Caregivers Caring for Family Members with Schizophrenia

Dr. Chris Summerville, a non-government director of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, is also CEO of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada. He explains his work in schizophrenia and describes his personal experience of family caregiving. He compares the policies on family caregiving of the Mental Health Commission of Canada and the Health Council of Canada. He says how family caregiving’s role and value in schizophrenia is seen by the mental health care system. He examines the challenges for family caregivers arising with high-risk behaviors of family members with schizophrenia. He discus

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Dr. Chris Summerville

Dr. Chris Summerville is CEO of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada,, and Executive Director of the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society. He serves on numerous boards and committees. With an earned doctorate, he is certified with the International Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services as a Psychosocial Rehabilitation Practitioner and as an Intervention Trainer with Living Works. As a family member and a recipient of psychiatric services, he sees mental illness as an issue in social justice as well as health.
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