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December 16, 2014 - Close Encounters of the Forensic Kind: Ethical Dilemmas, Boundary Violations, and Recovery

Close Encounters of the Forensic Kind: Ethical Dilemmas, Boundary Violations, and Recovery

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

We are delighted to have two expert speakers:

Dr. Alberto Choy is the Program Director Forensic Psychiatry Residency University of Alberta and Section Chief, Forensic Psychiatry Program, Alberta Hospital Edmonton. Dr. Choy will present on the Not Criminally Responsible Individual.

Cindy Peternelj-Taylor RN, BScN, MSc, PhD(c), DF-LAFN is a Professor with the College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan. Her research and scholarship focuses on professional role development for nurses and other healthcare professionals who work with vulnerable populations in forensic psychiatric and correctional settings.

Poster can be found here.

Dr. Alberto Choy's presentation slides can be found here.

Cindy Peternelj-Taylor's presentation slides can be found here.

Thank-you letter from Cindy.

Relevant Publications regarding Boundary Violations from Cindy:


2015 Custody and Caring Conference, more information found here.

Thank-you to everyone who participated in the day.