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Publication List Using "addiction"

  Alcohol Fact Sheet
(Health) Facts on alcohol.
  Firewater: How Alcohol Is Killing My People (and Yours)
(University of Regina Press) A passionate call to action, Firewater examines alcohol—its history, the myths surrounding it, and its devastating impact on Indigenous people.
  Inside the Mental
(University of Regina Press) Before she became a psychiatric nurse at "The Mental" in the 1950s, Kay Parley was a patient there, as were the father she barely remembered and the grandfather she'd never met. Part memoir, part history, and beautifully written, Inside The Mental offers an episodic journey into the stigma, horror, and redemption that she found within the institution's walls. Now in her nineties, Parley looks back at the emerging use of group therapy, the advent of patients' rights, evolving ethics in psychiatry, and the amazing cast of characters she met there. She also reveals her role in groundbreaking experiments with LSD, pioneered by the world's leading researchers at "The Mental" to treat addiction and mental illness.
  MHAAP newsletter
(Health) To find more information about progress on the improvement plan and learn about improvement activities already underway, read the first issue of the Mental Health and Addictions Action Plan newsletter.