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November 27th 2012: Family Caregiving, Peer Support and Mental Health and Addiction Challenges

Steve Kalaydjian channels his energy to mental health after 15 years of working in information technology. He describes his own experience with family caregiving for problems of mental and physical health and of addiction challenges. He explains his voluntary work in peer support for mental health and addiction challenges. He describes the challenges and their consequences which he and his family experienced. He discusses his family’s experience of getting help. He says what he’s learned about help most needed by family caregivers and their families experiencing problems of mental health and o

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Steve Kalaydjian

Steve Kalaydjian is a student of Social Work at Dalhousie University; Program Assistant at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; Telephone Support Volunteer at Toronto Distress Centers; and Peer Support Volunteer at the Family Resource Centre at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. After 15 years of working in the private sector in Information Technology, he now channels his energy to the field of mental health. He brings a renewed sense of purpose and a relatively fresh perspective of working in a helping profession. He believes strongly in conveying a message of hope to people with mental illness and their familie and friends, and yet is acutely aware of some of the challenges
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