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Accredited Speaker Angela Louie

Subject Areas

  • mental health
  • recovery-oriented services
  • mental health rehabilitation
  • system transformation
  • organization culture shift

Educational and professional background: undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy BSc(OT), Post-professional masters in Occupational Therapy MSc worked in the mental health field for over 25 years direct service: acute, community, day program service transformation: recovery-oriented service, rehabilitation services

Special awards or recognition you have received inside and outside of Toastmasters: Toastmasters: DTM, AS, 2nd World Championship Public Speaking 2005, D96 District International Speech Contest recognized with Angela Louie trophy

The type of presentations: staff training workshop on recovery
keynote on recovery
presentation on system culture shift or system transformation

The audience to which you typically present (business, community, etc.): mental health staff and stakeholders
leaders of mental health programs

What advice do you have for potential Accredited Speaker Program applicants? Understand the scope of your expertise
Know your target audience and what they want
Specify what you can offer your audience.

Available to serve as a mentor for Accredited Speaker Program applicants? Yes