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Mental Health Needs of Syrian Refugees

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Online 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
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Part of the CDIC Webinar Series by Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)

Advance registration is required to join this webinar.

Dr. Kirmayer and Dr. Hassan, both experts in the field of immigrant mental health, will provide an overview of the mental and psychosocial health needs of Syrian refugees arriving in Canada. Dr. Kirmayer and Dr. Hassan have written extensively on issues related to immigrant mental health, including the recent publication Culture, Context and the Mental and Psychosocial Wellbing of Syrians: a Review for Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Staff Working with Syrians Affected by Armed Conflict (2015).