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APA On Tour: Immigrant Mental Health Symposium

Toronto, Ontario
May 16, 2015

5:30-9:00 p.m.
Nancy's Auditorium, YWCA Toronto, 87 Elm Street

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the Center for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), invite you to attend the APA’s “On Tour” symposium focusing on immigrant mental health.

Keynote speaker: Dr. Kwame McKenzie, Medical Director, CAMH and CEO, Wellesley Institute

This event is free of charge. A light dinner will be provided.

The event is intended for community leaders, policymakers, psychiatrists and other physicians, social workers, nurses, hospital administrators, legal professionals, students and others interested in mental health

The goal of this program is to address how best to promote positive mental health and health equity for immigrant populations. In addition to the presentations from subject matter experts, the program will also host a panel discussion which will provide a platform for service providers to present the range of mental health services available for the community.

You can quickly register by visiting http://www.eventbrite.com/e/apas-on-tour-immigrant-mental-health-tickets... or by writing to spatel@psych.org.

“On Tour” is the APA’s traveling mental health disparities awareness and elimination program. It involves community meetings each developed in collaboration with local community leaders from a wide variety of disciplines and perspectives.  More information can be found by following this link: http://www.psychiatry.org/practice/professional-interests/diversity/omna....