Ask an Expert

Our "Ask an Expert" section covers topics regularly discussed at our weekly support meetings.

To have your own question and answers posted on our website, please use the corresponding email links below.

Ask a Psychiatrist

by Chris Gorman M.D., F.R.C.P.C.

Dr. Chris P. Gorman is recently appointed Staff Psychiatrist at Psychiatric Centers of San Diego. Dr. Gorman is also Medical Director of Palomar Hospital Day Treatment Program in Escondido, California. Read more about Dr. Gorman >>>

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Ask a Psychologist

by Lisa Little, M.Sc., Chartered Psychologist

Lisa Little is a Chartered Psychologist and former graduate of the University of Calgary. She is currently working in private practice and seeing individuals, couples and families. She has been practicing for 25 years as a Psychologist in Calgary. Read more about Lisa Little >>>

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Ask Victora Maxwell

One of Canada's top mental health educators, Victoria is the owner of Crazy for Life Co., a company specializing in keynotes, workshops and performances for corporations and conferences on a range of mental health topics. Read more about Victoria >>>

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Please Note:

Answers provided in this section are for informational purposes only, represent one person's opinion, and are not intended in any way, form or manner to replace advice given directly from a medical professional.

OBAD solicits questions from the public to be pooled for Ask an Expert and we will choose those questions we feel are appropriate for a wider audience. Please note we will not answer questions directly regardless of the acute nature of the question.

If you or family friends are in crisis please contact your local distress centre or head directly to your local mental health centre for attention.

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