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Journey to Promote Mental Health: A Training Series for Individuals Working...

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Centre for Social Innovation - Regent Park

585 Dundas Street East

3rd floor meeting Room #1

Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Canada

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In Partnership and Facilitated By Hong Fook Mental health Association Sessions will be held on:

February 7th, 2018,

February 14, 2018,

March 7th, 2018,

and March 14th, 2018

from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm.

The Journey to Promote Mental Health project provides interactive workshops for settlement workers with the key objective of enhancing the capacity of settlement service workers in addressing the mental health issues presented by the individuals they serve and making timely referrals to appropriate services in the mental health and community health systems.


At this time, please limit to one (1) participant per agency.


Training Topics:

  • Understanding mental health in the context of Holistic

  • How does the migration process & resettlement experience of the newcomers' impact on health & mental health?

  • What are the early signs or symptoms of mental illness?

  • What can I do as a settlement worker for my clients with mental health issues?

  • Understanding the impacts of the trauma on individuals’ mental health

  • What is “Cultural competence” practice? Recognizing the influences of culture, cultural identity, the stigma on refugees’ mental health.

  • Create culturally relevant early identification and intervention strategies (Use of cultural assessment and develop a culturally competent care plan to support the refugees and immigrants

  • What can I do to prevent myself from burning out?

A Certificate of Completion will be provided to those participants that attended all 4 sessions

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Location

Centre for Social Innovation - Regent Park

585 Dundas Street East

3rd floor meeting Room #1

Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Canada

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