What we do.

School Mental Health ASSIST is a provincial team designed to help Ontario school boards to build capacity to support student mental health and well-being, through effective implementation of research based programs and strategies.  Related resources will be posted on this site.  Check back often to view updates, and to provide feedback and suggestions.

What is School Mental Health ASSIST?

School Mental Health ASSIST is an initiative of the Ontario Ministry of Education designed to support school boards with student mental health and well-being.  This support is provided via resources, tools, and implementation support.


School Mental Health ASSIST:
Kathy Short, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Director, School Mental Health ASSIST

905-527-5092, x2634