Speaker Series: Mental Health and Addictions in Newfoundland and Labrador
DateTuesday, Mar 14, 2017 7:00PM - 9:00PM
LocationBruneau Centre for Research & Innovation, Bruneau Lecture Theatre IC2001, Memorial University St. John's Campus
Memorial University's Alumni Speaker Series presents a panel discussion that addresses mental health and addictions challenges in Newfoundland and Labrador, and presents ideas for a new way forward.
Featuring discussion on Todd Leader’s Amazon best-selling book, It’s Not About Us: The Secret to Transforming the Mental Health and Addictions System in Canada. This will be a night of discussion around positive change. Stick around for a Q & A and a reception. Todd Leader’s ground-breaking book will be available for purchase and signing both before and after the event.
Host: Dr. Peter Cornish, Associate Professor & Director, Student Wellness & Counselling Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Moderator: Mr. Fred Hutton, News Director, VOCM
Panel: Mr. Todd Leader, Alumnus & Author; Dr. Andy Jones & Ms. Mary Lynn Bernard; Ms. Paula Corcoran-Jacobs, Executive Director, Consumers Health Awareness Network NL (CHANNAL)
$5 for students / $10 for alumni and friends
You can register for this event online at: https://event-wizard.com/ItsNotAboutUs/0/register/
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