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From Cell to Sanity: National Panel on Corrections, Mental Health, Poverty and Social Justice

Please be advised that the Inspiring Conversations Series: From Cell to Sanity National Panel discussion and book launch will continue to go ahead as scheduled at this time. Please refer to this page for further updates. If the event is to be cancelled a message will be posted in this location by 5 p.m.

Book Launch: From Cell to Sanity, by Paul LaPointe with Susan Scott

Join us for a panel discussion on mental health, corrections and social justice to launch the book From Cell to Sanity by Paul LaPointe with Susan Scott. The panel includes Frank Cattoni, Executive Director SORCe – a Collaboration, Howard Sapers, Independent Advisor on Corrections Reform to the Ontario Government; Senator Kim Pate, Senator and advocate for marginalized youth, men and women; Tim Richter, President and CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness. The panel discussion will be moderated by Louise Bradley, President and CEO of the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

The book, From Cell to Sanity, outlines Paul’s life living with undiagnosed bi-polar disorder that drove him to many bizarre and desperate actions. Paul LaPointe will be signing copies following the panel discussion. Books will be available for purchase onsite.

Panel Discussion:
Howard Sapers, Independent Advisor on Corrections Reform to the Ontario Government.
Kim Pate, Senator and advocate for marginalized youth, men and women.
Tim Richter, President + CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness.
Frank Cattoni, Executive Director SORCe – a Collaboration

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