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Mental health awareness

The Centre is pleased to provide you with our mental health awareness training materials. Program evaluation is important to us, so please take a moment to tell us a little bit about yourself:

Building on the success of the Working Together for Kids’ Mental Health program, the Centre launched a mental health awareness initiative designed to build common ground that will support diverse professionals, families, children, youth and decision-makers in their work.

Mental health awareness workshop

The Centre has developed a training program in mental health awareness for educators, administrators, mental health service providers and health-care professionals. The workshop includes:

  • Basic knowledge and skills required to understand common child and youth mental health issues.
  • A common understanding and language for participants.
  • A snapshot of local and provincial resources and how to use them.

Download the mental health awareness training presentation.

The Centre will revise, adapt and expand the mental health awareness workshop to respond to unique needs among different sectors and settings. We are taking mental health learning further and will soon be offering more in-depth information on specific topics. These include stigma, bullying, evidence-informed practice and youth and family engagement.

Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health

695 Industrial Avenue, Ottawa Ontario, K1G 0Z1
Tel.: 613-737-2297   Fax: 613-738-4894
Email: centre@cheo.on.ca

Please note: We do not provide mental health advice, counselling or treatment. If you, or if someone
you know is in crisis right now, please call the Kids Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868.

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