Opportunity for Consulting Psychiatrist – Interlake Eastern

Opportunity Type: Physician, Consulting Psychiatrist Job Title: Psychiatrist Full time equivalent – 0.2 FTE (1 day/week) Health Organizations: Interlake Eastern Regional Health Authority (IERHA)   Location: IERHA Community: Selkirk, service delivery is a blend of in-person and virtual. Job Type: Standard Application Description: The Interlake Eastern Regional Health Authority are seeking applications for a Consulting Psychiatrist in the Adult Community … Read More

MPA Statement – Truth and Reconciliation

The Manitoba Psychiatric Association (MPA) represents a heterogenous group dedicated to serving all Manitobans in need of Mental Health support. We unequivocally support commemorating the lives lost and families destroyed by the cultural genocide on Indigenous peoples in Canada. We are devastated by the finding of over 1800 Indigenous children’s remains at various residential institutions across Canada. This is a strong … Read More

Winnipeg Free Press – Legacy of Denial – Glimpse Into Residential School System

Please follow the link below to an article from the Winnipeg Free Press. It describes Manitoba’s history of doing little to stop residential schools despite ‘persistent and consistent’ complaints. As you will read in the article, the psychiatrist Dr. Phil Katz, who among his many accomplishments was a past president of the MPA, wrote the government and media pursuing change, … Read More