Webinar: Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion

by | February 18, 2021 | Events, Webinar

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Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion

Feb 20, 2021 10-12pm PST / 1-3pm EST

Event Details
Advocacy and Empowerment in Mental Health Promotion
Josephine Pui-Hing Wong, BScN MScN PhD & Kenneth Fung, MD FRCPC MSc FAPA DFCPA

Learning Objectives – at the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  1. Name 2 processes of advocacy and empowerment
  2. Identify 2 strategies to meaningfully engage marginalized communities
  3. Identify one committed action in advocacy


My Mental Health Journey – The Value of Applying Acceptance and Compassion
Jason Lee, Author/Speaker/Meditation Facilitator

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss my lived mental health experience as an Asian male, and what tools and resources I have used to manage my depression and anxiety
  2. Discuss strategies that have been effective in my work as an advocate for mental health awareness.


Building Bridges
Smita Lahoti, MD & Aya Cheaito, PhD Candidate

Learning Objectives – by the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Reflect on the challenges faced by the local refugee community in accessing mental health care and the role of open dialogue fostering trust.



After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Live stream viewing of the webinar is free for members and non-members. Members can view the webinar at the SSPC webinar library at any time after the event without registering.

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