Living With Bipolar Disorder

Living With Bipolar Disorder (Virtual)

This psychoeducational webinar is limited to those living with bipolar disorder. We will discuss the key features of the condition including recovery, and practical strategies and treatments to manage and cope with mood and symptoms.
Date: Tues., Jun. 13, 2023
Time: 6:00-8:00pm EST
Cost: FREE
If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]

This webinar will not be recorded. 

With support from AbbVie.

Meet the Presenters:

Sophie Hwang, MSW, RSW, PhD (Ed.)
Sophie is the director of support and educational services and the cognitive behavioural therapy for psychosis training lead at IAM. She provides support and services to individuals and family members who are impacted by a broad range of psychotic illnesses, including schizophrenia. She also developed and delivers IAM's Recovery in Action CBT group for individuals living with psychosis. She received her CBT training from the University of Toronto and the Beck Institute. A registered social worker, Sophie has an MSW from York University and an MEd in Counselling Psychology and a PhD in Education from the University of Toronto.


Mindy Lee, MSW, RSW 
Mindy is a family and individual clinical counsellor at IAM and a registered social worker who has been working in the mental health field for seven years. She earned her Master of Social Work in 2021. Mindy has experience working with adults with dual diagnosis and youth with special needs. She is passionate about helping clients and their family members, conducting program evaluation and skill development. Mindy applies a strengths-based approach to her work and utilizes trauma-informed and recovery-oriented modalities as well as cognitive behavioural therapy. She is currently focusing on supporting individuals and their caregivers to increase daily functioning, reduce stress and improve their quality of life.


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About Events

The Institute for Advancements in Mental Health (IAM) is proud to offer in-house services, events and programs around the needs of our clients - people with complex mental health needs and their support circles.