Call for Abstracts--Child and Youth Mental Health Matters

Deadline September 26, 2011

First National Parental Mental Health Conference
First International Young Carers Congress
Third International World Congress on Children of Parents with Mental Illness
May 6-8, 2012
Vancouver, British Columbia

This conference brings together an interdisciplinary group of professionals working in the field of mental health with young people and parents and other stakeholders to share knowledge and experiences related to child and youth mental health. Three themes of the conferences are Parental Mental Health, Children of Parents with Mental Illness and Young Carers.

The Organizing Committee of “Child and Mental Health Matters” is inviting interested people to submit abstracts for consideration in the three theme areas of the conference:

  • Parental Mental Health
  • Children of Parents with Mental Illness
  • Young Carers

Submissions that cross the themes are also welcome. The abstracts will be peer reviewed. 

For more information, please visit http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/CYMHM/.