CAPM has changed to become CACLP

The Canadian Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine has changed its name to the Canadian Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (CACLP) / Académie Canadienne de Psychiatrie de Consultation-Liaison (ACPCL).

The Canadian Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry (CACLP) is a national association dedicated to the field of consultation-liaison psychiatry. This area is focussed on the care of patients with comorbid mental health and medical conditions. With the goal of improving health care in this area, we strive to support the ongoing advancement of this field and its members through continuing professional development, advocacy, and collaboration with other organizations.

Membership with CACLP is open to to qualified psychiatrists, residents and fellows, plus select associate disciplines

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This webinar series will be interactive and thought-provoking, with the overall objective of exploring key topics in consultation-liaison (CL) and medical psychiatry. It will be useful for both general and CL psychiatrists. Participants attending the sessions will have the opportunity to engage with each member of the webinar series faculty through question-and-answer sessions. The webinars will focus on both practice and theory. Participants will be able to reflect on their current clinical management, how this aligns with best practice, and ways to modify to improve quality of care and patient outcomes.

CACLP Board of Directors 2021-2022

Dr. Raed Hawa, President
Dr. Kathleen Sheehan, Vice-President
Dr. Glendon Tait, Past-President
Dr. Michael Butterfield, Secretary/Treasurer
Dr. Christian Schulz-Quach, Director
Dr. Claire De Souza, Director
Dr. Elie Isenberg-Grzeda, Director
Dr. Jennifer Laidlaw, Director
Dr. Jacynthe Rivest, Director
Dr. Adrienne Tan, Director
Dr. Leon Tourian, Director
Dr. Katie Lines, Director-in-training

Webinar 1 – Sleep In Other Disorders
January 31, 2022 – 7 pm – 8:30 pm ET
Dr. Raed Hawa, MSc MD FRCPC DABSM DABPN, President CACLP
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Deputy Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Centre for Mental Health, University Health Network
Subspecialty Certification in Sleep Medicine and C-L Psychiatry
Diplomate American Board of Sleep Medicine
Diplomate American Board of Obesity Medicine

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the different sleep disorders and complaints associated with commonly encountered neurological and medical disorders
  2. Describe the different sleep disorders and complaints associated with commonly encountered psychiatric disorders and opioid use disorders
  3. Appreciate the complexity and bi-directionality between insomnia and other medical and psychiatric disorders

Webinar 2 – Psychosocial Oncology
March 2022 – 7 pm – 8:30 pm ET
Presenter: To be confirmed

Webinar 3 – Neuropsychiatry of Lyme Disease
May 2022 – 7 pm – 8:30 pm ET
Dr. Paul Bunce, MD, BSc, MA
Asst. Professor Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Attends on both the General Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases service, University Health Network

For more details and registration information please click here!