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  • Early psychosis intervention for postsecondary settings webinar - Sign up for webinar #28 in the "Ask the Experts" webinar series: "Early Psychosis Intervention for Postsecondary Settings." Date: November 29, 2017 Time: 1 PM - 2 PM (EST) Register for this webinar. This webinar will address how early psychosis intervention approaches can positively affect the well-being and experiences of students on campuses. It will look at Continue Reading
  • Are you a primary care provider? Do you work with a client with early psychosis? EPION needs your feedback! - Are you a primary care provider? Do you work with a client with early psychosis? The Early Psychosis Intervention Ontario Network (EPION) needs your feedback! What is this about? Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) programs strive to keep regular communication with primary care providers. Most EPI programs work with clients for 2-3 years and then transfer Continue Reading
  • EPI Primary Care Package - Over the past year EPION’s Community of Interest (CoI) has been working on a few documents to support primary care in the early detection and facilitation of access to our EPI services. We have created a generic letter and information sheet. The idea has been that once a client has been referred to an EPI service, Continue Reading
  • EPION presents to Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario - The Early Psychosis Intervention Ontario Network (EPION) community of interest recently presented a poster presentation at the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO) 2016 Conference, “Leading primary care to strengthen a population-focused health system”. The conference took place at the Westin Harbour Castle, One Harbour Square, Toronto, Ontario on Monday, October 17 and Continue Reading
  • EPION 2017 Conference: Spotlight on our presenters - To get you as excited as we are about #EPION2017, here is a little taste of what our presenters have to offer you this May. If you or someone you know has yet to register for the conference, time is running out! Register by May 5. Video: Dr. George Foussias - CAMH  Engage Breakthrough Challenge (2015) Using virtual reality Continue Reading
  • A letter from the EPION Chair Dr. Chi Cheng - Dear Friends and Colleagues, As we approach our annual conference on May 16/17, I would like to invite you to an exciting pre-conference educational opportunity taking place on Monday May 15, 2017 in Toronto. EPION and the Canadian Consortium for Early Intervention in Psychosis (CCEIP) are partnering to offer a special scientific pre-conference program for Continue Reading
  • Join the EPION 2017 Conference on May 16-17, 2017 - Join EPION for a two-day conference and explore different ways to define and understand success. During this conference you will: Connect with your colleagues to share and learn about innovations in EPI practice that help bring us closer to our visions of success as clinicians, psychologists, psychiatrists, program managers, persons with lived experience of psychosis Continue Reading
  • Call for proposals: EPION’s 2017 conference - What does “success” in Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) services mean to you? Join EPION for a two-day conference where we will explore different ways to define and understand success. You will: Connect with your colleagues to share and learn about innovations in EPI practice that help bring us closer to our visions of success as Continue Reading
  • Now available! Environmental Scan to Inform Quality Improvement - "Five years with the Ontario Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) Program Standards: Environmental Scan to Inform Quality Improvement" summarizes findings from surveys, consultations, and a provincial scan conducted by the Standards Implementation Steering Committee (SISC) to: Learn about EPI program practices and support needs related to the Ontario EPI Program Standards; Foster dialogue between EPI programs Continue Reading
  • Evidence Brief: Family work in four early psychosis intervention programs - This exploratory study examines an Applied Health Research Question posed by the Early Psychosis Intervention Ontario Network (EPION) to learn more about family work by Ontario EPI programs. It builds on a previous ARHQ project for EPION focused on a systematic literature review of the barriers and facilitators to implementing support for families of individuals experiencing Continue Reading

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Newsletters


  • EPION Update 2017 – Issue #7 - In this issue: Changes to EPION leadership EPION Conference 2017:Building Success Together from Knowledge to Innovation 4 new clinical tools developed by CCEIP Cannabis and Psychosis Forum EPION’s Community of Interest (CoI) Metabolic Monitoring Workgroup Standards Implementation Steering Committee (SISC) Youth Service Hubs: New initiative in Ontario PEPP Turns 20! Save the Date for IEPA Continue Reading
  • EPION Year in Review 2016 – Issue #6 - In this issue: Changes to EPION leadership Metabolic Monitoring Community of Interest Research Group EPI Program Standards Survey Public and Education Outreach EPI Program Standards Survey Events from July 2015- July 2016 DOWNLOAD Issue #6 Year in Review 2016
  • Issue 4: May 2015 - In this issue: Update on EPION Website Knowledge Exchange Think Tank New EPION logo Improving Health Outcomes in Youth with First Episode Psychosis — Canadian iphYs DOWNLOAD Issue 4 May 2015
  • Issue 3: October 2014 - In this issue: Standards Implementation Steering Committee (SISC) EPION Think Tanks Update Public Education and Outreach Communities of Interest (COI) Metabolic/Research Group General Updates DOWNLOAD Issue-3-October-2104
  • Issue 2: June 2014 - In this issue: Welcome from Co-Chairs EPION Think Tanks Update Working Groups Metabolic Monitoring Communities of Interest Public Education and Outreach Research Standard Implementation Steering Committee DOWNLOAD Issue-2 - June 2014

Job Listings


  • CMHA Muskoka-Parry Sound – Registered Nurse (2) - CMHA-MPS, EPI Program, Bracebridge Full Time Registered Nurse Job Description (link) Deadline: February 25, 2018 CMHA-MPS, Community Outreach and Support (COAST) Program, Bracebridge Full Time Registered Nurse Job Description (link) Deadline: February 25, 2018