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Ask Steven Barnes & Erin Michalak anything on Reddit for World Bipolar Day!

Caden Poh on March 13, 2019   |    No Comments

On March 29, Dr. Steven Barnes and Dr. Erin Michalak will be representing CREST.BD on our first ever “Ask me Anything” on Reddit (r/IAmA) to honor World Bipolar Day! Date: March 29, 2019 Time: Starting 10:00AM Pacific (1:00PM Eastern) Link: Reddit (r/IAmA); direct link to AMA Steven and Erin will be responding … Read more

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#TalkBD with us on Bell Let’s Talk Day!

Caden Poh on January 30, 2019   |    No Comments

Update: Thank you for joining the #TalkBD conversation! We have collated all the questions and answers from the six-hour event here. Have questions about BD? Start a conversation with us this Wednesday on Bell Let’s Talk day! Facebook Conversation + Tweetchat Network Lead Dr. Erin Michalak and diverse members of … Read more

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Victoria Maxwell to perform “That’s Just Crazy Talk” in Vancouver

Caden Poh on January 17, 2018   |    No Comments

We are excited to share that award-winning actress, mental health advocate, and CREST.BD network member Victoria Maxwell will be performing “That’s Just Crazy Talk” at Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre in Vancouver, Canada, on February 6, 2018. The event is part of “Beyond Stigma: Conversations about mental health, courage … Read more

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Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research

Caden Poh on August 30, 2017   |    No Comments

Network lead Dr. Erin Michalak and network member Sara Lapsley will be co-presenting on digital engagement methods in patient-oriented research for the upcoming BC SUPPORT Unit provincial conference, Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research (event hashtag: #PPF2017). The conference aims to encourage learning and collaboration between patients interested in patient-oriented research … Read more