Journey to Promote Mental Health: A Training Series for Individuals Working with Immigrants and Refugees
|Date:||Wednesday, June 27 – Thursday, June 28, 2012|
|Time:||9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|Location:|| Holiday Inn and Suites Windsor, 1855 Huron Church Road, Windsor
Hong Fook Mental Health Association invites Front-Line Workers to a two-day training workshop in Windsor: Journey to Promote Mental Health: A Training Series for Individuals Working with Immigrants and Refugees.
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.
- What’s the connection between mental health and migration?
- 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?
- What community mental health resources are available?
- How does the mental health system work?
- What can I do to prevent myself from burning out?
This training is for participants from organizations providing services to immigrants and refugees located in Windsor and the surrounding area.
This is a two-day training and it is very important that you are available to participate both days.
Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided on both days.
A Certificate of Completion will be provided to participants who attended both days of the training.
Registration is required.
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