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In The Minds Eye 2006: Issues of Substance Use in Film + Forum November Events

More than 1,300 people have attended thus far--don't miss out on the
opportunity to see premiere films, hear from experts in the field and
participate in discussion about issues of substance use and abuse.

Understanding Crystal Methamphetamine*
November 14, 7:00 p.m., workshops in Cambridge and Kitchener, evening forum at Kitchener's K.C.I.
The straight facts about crystal meth!  Films plus two expert presentations and discussion

Parenting Under the Influence
November 15, 7:00 p.m., KPL
Three films about  mothers with addictions.  Includes the
Canadian Premiere of Saving Jackie (U.S.A.) and the ITME festival hit
seen by more than 600 people in Waterloo Region--Cracked Not 
Broken (Toronto).

Understanding Crack Cocaine*
November 21, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Cambridge) and 1:00-4:00 p.m. (Kitchener)
A unique opportunity to understand issues of crack cocaine from
outreach workers, peers and through a unique film made by persons in
Toronto who use crack cocaine.

Nothing About Us Without Us!*
November 28, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 99 Regina Street South, Waterloo
Involving people most affected by program design and delivery often
leads to much more effective outcomes.  But what about persons who
use drugs?  How might their inclusion into decisions affecting
their lives--and those around them--become possible?

Closing Keynote Address:  Senator Larry Campbell
November 28, 7:00 p.m., K.C.I.
Speaking about drug policy and integrated drug strategies to reduce or
eliminate harms due to substance use. This is the closing keynote for
In The Minds Eye 2006--and is not to be missed.

Free General Admission
Free return bus service from Cambridge

*indicates that pre-registration is preferred to guarantee a seat
(daytime workshops only).  Pre-register through the website at or by calling (519) 883-2304.