Webinar recording: Conducting fidelity assessments in Ontario — So what? Then what?

On Monday, October 7th, 2019, EENet and the Early Psychosis Intervention Ontario Network (EPION) presented a webinar that focused on the use of peer fidelity assessments in Ontario’s early psychosis intervention programs and explore how you can implement a reliable peer fidelity assessment in your context.

View the webinar recording and download the presenter's slides.

This webinar will help you:

  • understand the value of fidelity assessments;
  • learn about fidelity assessment approaches;
  • explore and share ideas for future fidelity assessment work.

Who should watch this webinar?

Program managers and staff; funders, decision makers and system planners; leaders in community mental health; leaders in community mental health organizations and health system improvement initiatives; fidelity researchers; persons with lived experience; and family members.

The presenters

  • Avra Selick, Provincial System Support Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Gord Langill, Lynx Early Psychosis Intervention Program, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge
  • Shannel Butt, Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, CMHA Elgin

 

Read more about EPION’s fidelity assessment project in this Research Snapshot.

EPION is a province-wide volunteer network of service providers, persons with lived experience, and families. EPION currently includes over 50 programs and satellite partners across Ontario. The network facilitates collaboration, training, resource sharing, and quality improvement efforts. EPION is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. This webinar was presented by the EPION Standards Imple-mentation Steering Committee (SISC), with the support of Evidence Exchange Network (EENet). For more information, visit help4psychosis.ca or eenet.ca/initiatives/EPION.