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Conference @ George Brown College
18TH ANNUAL GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE
Friday, May 5th, 2017 9am – 4pm
OCC Joint Regional Meeting
Join us to get into the OCC loop and
participate in some pretty great professional development!
Monday November 28th
9am – 4pm
20 Bay Street, Suite 1600
Toronto, ON M5J 2N8
Fax / téléc: 647-258-7699
$25.00 Registration Fee
Trauma and Compassion Fatigue
Anna Kozina, from Traumatology Institute will be our guest speaker and will be speaking on the following topic areas:
Trauma Phases (1, 2 & 3) * Strong emphasis on Phase 2
Neurophysiology of Empathy
Neurophysiology of Trauma/PTSD
*More information on Anna Kozina
DEADLINE to Register: Wednesday November 23rd
Please note tickets will NOT be available at the door
Save the Date! OCC-CCCO Joint Regional Meeting
Conference: Flourishing Lives
About the Conference Flourishing Lives: Healthy Relationships, Meaningful Connections and Positive Mental Health An educational forum co-hosted by George Brown College’s Centre for Preparatory & Liberal Studies and Academic and Student Affairs departments with sponsorship from RBC Foundation. Join us for a day of inspiration as Dr. Amy Banks and Dr. Corey Keyes share their wisdom on the importance of relationships, connections, and supportive communities to mental health and well-being.
- Conference program will run from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Lunch, door prizes, refreshments and a chance to network with colleagues is included!
Location: 17th Annual George Brown Mental Health Conference George Brown College Financial Services Building, Room 406 290 Adelaide Street East, Toronto Keynote
Amy Banks, MD Amy Banks, MD is the Director of Advanced Training at the Jean Baker Miller Training Institute at the Wellesley Centres for Women in Massachusetts. Amy Banks is the first person to bring relational-cultural theory together with neuroscience and is the foremost expert in the combined field. She has spoken throughout North America on “the Neurobiology of Relationship” and has an ongoing passion to spread the message that we are hardwired for connection.
Corey Keyes, PhD Corey Keyes, PhD a sociologist and psychologist, researcher, and professor at Emory State University, is an internationally known expert on mental health and a leader in Positive Psychology, the scientific study of optimal human functioning. Keyes is passionate about the need to shift our public health focus from illness and disease to health and well-being.