13 Reasons Why – Frequently Asked Questions
There has been considerable public interest related to the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.
May 1, 2017
Today is the first day of Children's Mental Health Week! Follow us @SMHASSIST to see highlights of mental health promotion and stigma reduction initiatives in Ontario schools.
WellAhead – May Webinars
WellAhead is lucky to have many smart, thoughtful experts to guide us in our work. In our upcoming webinars, we've asked them to share their wisdom with you on two topics that are key to integrating wellbeing into K-12 education and were major learnings for us in our first year in BC.
Children’s Mental Health Week
To start off Children’s Mental Health Week CMHO is hosting their annual “Change the View” awards ceremony.
WellAhead Webinar Series – April Webinar on Leadership – Recordings Available
WellAhead is a philanthropic initiative that aims to improve child and youth mental health by integrating social and emotional wellbeing into K-12 education. Upcoming webinars feature topics that will be of interest to those supporting student mental health and well-being in schools. Social Labs 201: The messiness of labs and how to deal Co-presenter: Jerry Koh (MaRS […]
Global Implementation Conference
The purpose of the Global Implementation Initiative (GII) is to promote and establish coherent and collaborative approaches to implementation practice, science, and policy.
It takes a Nation
It takes a nation. It’s a catchy title.It’s also the theme of the annual Mental Health For All Conference, in Toronto in September 2017. When we say: it takes a nation, we mean it will take the whole of government, and the whole of Canada to right the ship of mental health. It requires all […]
22nd Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.
The 22nd Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health will be held October 19th - October 21st, 2017 in Washington, District of Columbia.
Canadian Conference on Promoting Healthy Relationships for Youth
This conference will bring together researchers, policy makers and practitioners working with children and adolescents to prevent and address relationship violence and mental health challenges.
Ontario Supporting Student Success and Wellness
Ontario is seeking input on student well-being to inform a provincewide plan for kindergarten to Grade 12 that supports learning and ensures that students can flourish and thrive.
Education Today Features School Mental Health ASSIST
THE RESULTS OF FIVE YEARS OF focus on mental health and wellness are readily apparent across Ontario’s school system. Awareness, compassion and mental health literacy have spiked, and a range of programs and supports are being introduced to address wellness issues for students at all grade levels.