Promoting Mental Health in BC Schools: Summer Institute 2012

When: August 23-24, 2012
Where: Neville Scarfe Building, 2125 Main Mall, UBC, Vancouver, BC

The Summer Institute 2012 will focus on:

  • The exchange of knowledge and ideas about how to build school connectedness and improve mental well-being
  • Practical information and strategies for addressing mental health challenges in classrooms and school communities
  • Networking with colleagues and partners in mental health and education

Agenda
Day 1 – Building Strengths: School Culture and Connectedness
Fostering school connectedness in classrooms and school communities
Day 2 – Mitigating Vulnerabilities: Mental Health and Substance Use Issues
Information, resources and strategies for addressing mental health challenges in classrooms and school communities

This event is the result of an ongoing collaboration with the BC School-based Mental Health.

Registration fee: $55 (Lunch will be provided).  Register by June 15th.