Pattie Atwell is the Manitoba Provincial Coordinator of OSI-CAN, a named project of the Canadian Mental Health Association. As a former Correctional Officer with lived experience of PTSD, it has become her mission to be able to work with peers to become and stay mentally healthy.
Patti works with professionals from the first responder community, healthcare professionals, military both active and veteran , as well as public safety personnel and their families to move from injury into recovery.
In her words, “My goal for you is the same goal I have for myself, to lead a life filled with purpose and mental wellness and OSI-CAN is one of the resources that can help you achieve those goals”.
For more info on OSI CAN visit https://www.osi-can.ca/