You are invited to participate in a webinar about the mental health and wellbeing of immigrants to Canada at 1 p.m. on February 21, 2014. The webinar will explore mental health outcomes for immigrants and refugees, as well as the mental health impacts of immigration and settlement. Specific topics to be explored include:
- Findings from the Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Canada
- Frontline service provider perspectives on the experiences of recent immigrants
- Promising practices and service delivery approaches related to newcomer mental health
The webinar will include information about the Opening Doors Project, a public education initiative by CMHA Toronto, that provides workshops about mental health, settlement, racism and discrimination.
This webinar is a collaboration between CHNET-Works and Citizenship and Immigration Canada.
For more information and to register, please visit the CHNET-Works website at www.chnet-works.ca.