Proceedings of the Standing
Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and
First Session, Thirty-eighth Parliament, 2004-05
Chair: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY
Tuesday, June 7, 2005
Issue No. 19
Twenty-seventh and twenty-eighth meetings on:
Mental health and mental illness
Tuesday, June 7, 2005 (morning meeting)
Mood Disorders Association of British Columbia:
Rennie Hoffman, Board Member, Treasurer.
Families for Early Autism Treatment:
Dr. Sabrina Freeman, Executive Director.
Providence Health Care:
Dr. Kristin Sivertz, Physician Director, Mental Health Program and Head of the Department of Psychiatry;
Dr. Alan Burgman, Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, University of Columbia.
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of British Columbia:
Ian Ross, Executive Director.
Office of the Correctional Investigator Canada:
Howard Sapers, Correctional Investigator of Canada;
Nathalie Neault, Director of Investigations.
Tuesday, June 7, 2005 (afternoon meeting)
William MacPhee, Founder and Publisher.
Rafe Mair, Journalist;
Svend Robinson, Former Member of Parliament.
BC Alliance for Accountable Mental health and Addictions Services:
John Russell, Chair.
Vancouver Island Health Authority:
Dr. Robert Miller, Chief of Psychiatry, Medical Program Director.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chair
The Honourable Wilbert J. Keon, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
(or Rompkey, P.C.),
*Ex officio members