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Children's Mental Health Week
Start date:
Monday, May 1, 2017
Two events - see announcement for times
Two events - see announcement for locations

Mindfulness / Mental Health Interactive Presentation

The Centre for Brain & Mental Health (C-BMH) has collaborated with many groups at SickKids to organize a number of exciting, educational and interactive events from May 1 – 5, in celebration of Children’s Mental Health Week (Observed May 1 – 7, 2017).   

Children's Mental Health Week aims to increase awareness of child and youth mental health illness, to diminish stigma, and to remind everyone that treatments and strategies are available to help.

Please mark your calendars and join us in celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week at SickKids by attending these events!

1. Listening Inside: A Young Person's Guide to Mindfulness

  • Opening remarks: Christina Bartha, Executive Director, Brain & Mental Health Program
  • Speakers: Elaine Smookler and Sara Marlow with Music Therapists, Hannah You and Carolyn Williams

From noon to 1 p.m. in the Rotunda, First Floor

Followed by:

2. Breathe in & Shine: Music, Mindfulness & Fun for Children & Families 
with Ani Jamyang Donma and Special Guest Sara Marlowe

4 to 5 p.m. in Marnie's Lounge Studio

We hope to see you at our Children’s Mental Health Week events!

Click on the PDF   to see more information about all the events happening throughout the full week. 

  Events calendar