Welcome to the Forensic Psychiatry Institute

Organized by the Forensic Psychiatry Program at St. Josephs Healthcare Hamilton, the Forensic Psychiatry Institute gives you an opportunity to learn from colleagues from across the province and around the world. This is where you will find information on:

  • International Forensic Psychiatry Lecture Series
  • Risk and Recovery Conference
  • Forensic Psychiatry Summer Institute
  • Radical Collaborations Research Day
  • International Journal of Risk and Recovery
  • Aggressive Incidents Scale
  • Hamilton Anatomy of Risk Management and
  • Hitting the Hammer podcast

Join us to engage in stimulating conversations about mental health and the law.

Radical Collaborations Research Day

The Radical Collaborations Research Day page is coming soon!

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Aggressive Incidents Scale & Hamilton Anatomy of Risk Management

Until recently, there was a lack of clinically relevant, dynamic, innovative risk assessment tools for clinicians in psychiatry. The revolutionary Aggressive Incidents Scale (AIS) and Hamilton Anatomy of Risk Management (HARM) fill that gap.

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