Sun Life Chair in Adolescent Mental Health

Over the past few years we have been hosting the Mental Health Academy, which focuses on youth mental health in the community, schools and or clinical environment. We are looking forward to this year’s Academy which will be held on July 10-11, 2014 in Halifax. We wanted to share this information with you because we thought it may be of interest to you for your professional career. The price of registration is $300.

We have a great line up of new presenters this year with topics including social and emotional learning, self harm, and healthy mind, healthy body. We also have returning presenters with new approaches to topics such as anxiety, depression, and learning disabilities with mental health. To find out more visit our new web site at

We are happy to announce that because of an unforeseen change in our funding circumstances we are pleased to be able to offer a different registration option for institutional participants to the Mental Health Academy conference We will be providing 3 registrations for the price of two for the following: universities; regional health organizations (hospitals; community clinics; mental health programs); mental health NGO’s; community health boards; regional school boards.  For more information on how to access this registration option please contact Amy at or at 902-470-6598.

To register visit

Many thanks for your continued support to youth and mental health.

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