Please check soon back for our next Fireside Chat..
CADDRA members are invited to join the second in a series of free, member-only, virtual Fireside Chats. In our second fireside chat “Women and Girls with ADHD”, Dr. Sara Binder will chat with Dr. Alana Holt about the challenges faced by women and girls with ADHD.
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Dr. Sara Binder MD, BPE, FRCP(C) has worked as a consulting psychiatrist at the Psychiatric Adult Service (PAS) in Calgary since 2008. She teaches and supervises medical students and psychiatry residents and treats health care professionals within her practice. In 2012 Dr. Binder started an Adult ADHD assessment, diagnosis and treatment stream within the PAS clinic. At present it is the only publicly funded ADHD clinic for adults based in a hospital setting in Canada. Dr. Binder is currently the CADDRA Board Vice-Chair and has been a member of the Board since 2016.
Dr. Alana Holt BScN, MD, FRCP(C) has worked as a psychiatrist for 14 years and practices in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan working with a young adult population. Dr. Holt has worked at the University of Saskatchewan’s Student Wellness Centre since 2007, providing consultation and treatment of university students who struggle with mood, anxiety, ADHD, eating, psychosis, and substance or behavioural use disorders. Dr. Holt works with an integrated team of therapists, dietician, nurses, physicians as well as academic support strategists. She treats many students with previously or newly diagnosed ADHD and concurrent disorders. Dr. Holt co-facilitates an ADHD medication group and sits on the ADHD committee for group development at the Student Wellness Centre. Since 2018, Dr. Holt is currently a member of the CADDRA Board and serves on the Education Committee.
About CADDRA Fireside Chats
CADDRA’s new series of member-only Fireside Chats are free one-hour online discussions on a particular topic hosted on zoom every two months feature leading health practitioners and researchers in the field of ADHD. The Fireside Chats are informal chats between a moderator and a guest and audience participation through questions is encouraged. Fireside chats will not be recorded. Space is limited.