May 7 Event: Scientific Basis of Mental Health Promotion and Resiliency in Childhood and Adolescence

Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl, is a Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, and Special Education, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia. Her research centres on the thriving and well-being of children and youth, focussing on positive mental health/social and emotional learning/resiliency.

Dr. Schonert-Reichl’s field of specialization is Applied Developmental Psychology. A significant focus of her work is around social-emotional development in children. How does a child’s socialemotional development positively influence their well-being and learning? How does it set the stage for improved mental health for adolescents and adults?

Wednesday May 7, 201
10:30am – 12:00noon
Auditorium A/B, 1515 Blanshard Street, Victoria
(and via Live Meeting upon request)

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