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CMHA Webinar Series: Enhancing our capacity to support refugees

Feb. 11 - Apr. 21, 2016 Free Webinars 10:30 am to noon
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To support the community mental health sector in responding to the needs of Syrian and other refugee populations, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario has developed four free webinars.

Anyone working in Ontario’s community mental health sector is welcome and encouraged to participate. Each webinar is designed to provide people and organizations in our community mental health sector with information, tools and resources that can inform our work with marginalized populations.

Webinar 1: Supporting Adult Refugee Mental Health

When? Feb 11 – 10:30 am to noon
Speakers: Dr. Branka Agic, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health & Mahmoud Allach, Syria Project Coordinator at the Arab Community Centre of Toronto (ACCT)

Webinar 2: Supporting Child Refugee Mental Health

When? Feb 25 – 10:30 am to noon
Speakers: Dr. Priya Raju and Dr. Debra Stein, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists, Hincks-Dellcrest Centre

Webinar 3: Understanding Equity in Mental Health in Ontario

When? March 3 – 10:30 am to noon
Speakers: Sheela Subramanian, Policy Analyst, and Uppala Chandrasekera, Director of Public Policy, CMHA Ontario

Webinar 4: Opening Doors: Stories of Migration and Mental Health

When? April 21 – 10:30 am to noon
Speakers: Dr. Irma Molina and facilitators with lived experience of migration and mental health, Opening Doors Project, CMHA Toronto