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Event Name

Mental Illness: Barriers to Employment for People with Invisible Disabilities
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Date and Time

Fri Feb 8, 2008 (This event is over)

Location

Ottawa, ON, K1K 2C7

Event Description

An educational seminar that will address mental illness issues related to employment for students and people with disabilities. Presenting will be a panel of speakers that can explore some of the barriers to employment regarding mental illness including discrimination, disclosure and personal experience. OUR GUEST SPEAKERS WILL BEAlison West Armstrong, B.A., M.Ed - Disabilities Counsellor, Algonquin College Karen Boyd and Charlene Moysey - Canadian Mental Health Association Mark Callingham - Psychiatric Survivors Cost: $25, Students $10 Includes continental breakfast and refreshments! Some scholarships available for people with disabilities -Email Meaza Negassi at mnegassi@reach.ca or call 613.236.6636

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613-236-6636 x6132369478

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Self-help, Mutual Aid and Support Groups
Employment
Miscellaneous
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