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August 11th 2015:Special Encore Presentation: Radio Archive for the Schizophrenia Community

Dr. Chris Summerville is the CEO of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada (SSC),, and the Executive Director of the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society. Doug Race, a Board member of SSC, is acting as the Education committee Chair and is a member of the Advocacy committee. They talk about their lives, careers, and experience with schizophrenia. They describe their work with SSC. They highlight the most challenging of the challenges that schizophrenia creates for individuals who live with it, for their families and their family caregivers, and for healthcare and social services pro

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Dr. Chris Summerville

Dr. Chris Summerville is one of the eleven non-government directors of the Mental Health Commission of Canada appointed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper. As a family member and a recipient of psychiatric services, he has been the executive director of the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society since 1995 and is also the CEO of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada, Schizophrenia Society of Canada As a provincial and national leader and advocate, he serves on numerous boards and committees including The Mood Disorders Society of Canada, The National Network on Mental Health, The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health, and several ethics committees. With an earned doctorate, he is c
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Doug Race

Doug Race, a Board member of the Schizophrenia Society of Canada, is acting as the Education committee Chair and is a member of the Advocacy committee. A Board member with the Schizophrenia Society of Alberta since 2011, he’s Vice-Chair and Governance Committee Chair. From 2009 to 2012 he was a Board Member of the Lovella Centre Society of Central Alberta, a non-profit organization providing housing and programs for individuals living with severe mental illness during their transition from hospital back to the community. His brother lives with schizophrenia. Through his family’s experiences he’s learned of the troubles in managing this illness, and developed tremendous compassion for indiv
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