Ottawa-Carleton, ON
Info Cart -
Back to all events

Event Name

Family Wellness and Coping Plans
Intended Audience: General Public
Provided by: The Oasis in Kanata

Date and Time

Mon Jan 16, 2017 (This event is over)
7:00 - 8:30pm


140 Abbeyhill Drive, Kanata, ON, K2L 1H5

Event Description

On Monday January 16, at 7 pm, The Oasis in Kanata presents Family Wellness and Coping Plans. Amanda Telford, MSW RSW, will present practical coping strategies and techniques for caregivers and their family members so they may maintain their own mental, physical, and emotional health while caring for a loved one with a mental illness.

Amanda Telford has over 20 years of experience working in mental health. For the past two years, she has been working in private practice with children, youth, and adults, providing individual and family counselling on a variety of topics pertaining to mental health. During her career, she has worked in both in- and outpatient programs at The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, community mental health agencies, child welfare, and homeless shelters. Amanda is also the mother of a 23-year-old son with autism, anxiety, and ADHD.

This session is free, and preregistration is not required. All are welcome. See the attached poster for more details.


Events are posted as a free service to the community, however, please note that posting does not imply any endorsement or recommendation of a specific event or organization. Events are posted in the language in which they are received.

This event is listed under these topics

Parents, Families & Caregivers
Mental Health in General
Last modified Jan 5, 2017 11:16am
Was the information on this page helpful?