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Event Name

Mental Health of Children and Teens Conference
Conference
Intended Audience: General Public, Professionals
Provided by: The Sisters of Our Lady of the Cross Chair in Christian Family Studies and the Mercy and Presentation Sisters Chair in Religious Education and Catechesis (Saint Paul University)

Date and Time

Mon Apr 2 to Tue Apr 3, 2012 (This event is over)
April 2 avril 2012, 19 h - 21 h; April 3 avril 9 h -16 h 30

Location

223 Main, Ottawa, ON, K1S 1C4

Event Description

The Sisters of Our Lady of the Cross Chair in Christian Family Studies and the Mercy and Presentation Sisters Chair in Religious Education and Catechesis (Saint Paul University) cordially invite you to the Mental Health of Children and Teens Conference: Creating Spaces of Trust with Vulnerable Children and Teens

Youth are our number one resource, yet in Canada, 1 in 5 youth suffers from mental health disorder. Recreating Spaces of Trust with Vulnerable Children and Teens is a 2-day conference that addresses the needs of counsellors, teachers, professionals, and parents caring for young people who may be struggling with mental health issues such as bullying, eating disorders, family discord, dealing with cyberspace, and suicidal ideation, among others. Led by professionals, the lectures and workshops of this conference will share research and guidance in dealing with youth in difficulty and will seek ways to create healthy spaces to deal with and heal issues affecting teenagers and children today.

Dates: April 2nd 2012, from 7 pm to 9 pm and from 9 am to 4:30 pm

Location: Saint Paul University, 223 Main Street, Ottawa

Cost: $35 for general public; $10 for students

Price includes: Keynote speech, workshops (English and French), lunch and refreshments.

Register today!

For further information and/or registration, please contact : chairefamille@ustpaul.ca or 613-236-1393 ext. 2438

More Info

613-236-1393 x2438

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