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Event Name

Understanding Mental Health Concerns in Children and Youth
Course/Workshop
Intended Audience: General Public, Professionals
Provided by: Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute

Date and Time

Mon Mar 5, 2018
9:00 - 4:00pm

Location

2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1H 7X7

Event Description

Children and youth need the adults in their lives to help navigate the difficulties that come along with mental health and to connect them with necessary support and services. This workshop is designed for education and social service providers, caregivers and anyone seeking a better understanding of the complexities that surround mental illness with this population. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the common mental illnesses for children and youth, signs and symptoms, themes for treatment and the controversies that surround some of the diagnoses. The final portion of the workshop will offer tips for informal support of children, youth and their families struggling with mental health concerns.

Please note: This workshop is not a skill-building workshop or providing training for clinical therapy – the aim of the workshop is to provide understanding and awareness of mental health in children and youth.

Please register at the link below.
Price: $ 209.00 (*early rate) $ 235.00 (regular rate)
*early rate expires February 11, 2018

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This event is listed under these topics

Parents, Families & Caregivers
Child and Youth Service Organizations
Mental Health in General
Primary Care (e.g. Family physicians, paediatricians, nurse practitioners)
Professionals
Last modified Jan 10, 2018 2:15pm
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