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Children's Mental Health Week
Start date:
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Three events - see announcement for times
Three events - see announcement for locations

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. MPA Grand Rounds

Integrating Mental Health and Diabetes Management: A Collaborative Care Approach 
*An academic lecture 

Speakers: Dr. Ian Zenlea, Deepy Sur and Sheryl Parks 
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in the Daniels Hollywood Theatre, First Floor

2. Medical Psychiatry Alliance (MPA) Information Fair
Learn about the MPA’s exciting research projects focused on better integrated care for children, youth and their families. Includes screening tools and more! 

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Garden Patio, Main Hospital Atrium (Near Elizabeth Street Entrance)

3. Mindfulness in Acton 

Speaker: Julia von Flotow
Executive Life Coach, Therapeutic Touch Network of Ontario 
Noon to 1 p.m. in the Rotunda, First Floor

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

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

  Events calendar