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Applying Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs for Children and Youth in a Nutrition Context, NRC & CAMH

Online
May 29, 2015

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST

Join the Nutrition Resource Centre and the CAMH Health Promotion Resource Centre for a webinar to discuss applying the newly revised CAMH Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs: Children & Youth (2014) to nutrition programming.
 
The Best Practice Guidelines are intended to provide health and social service workers with current, evidence-based approaches to incorporating mental health promotion principles and practices in interventions directed toward children (aged 7–12 years) and youth (aged 13–19 years). This resource is the result of a long-standing partnership between CAMH, Toronto Public Health and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
 
Learning Objectives

  • Provide a shared understanding of mental health, mental illness and mental health promotion.
  • Introduce the Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs: Children & Youth.
  • Provide context on the research and evidence that informs the resource.
  • Consider the application of the Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs to programs addressing healthy eating amongst children and youth.

Register online: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/nrc-webinar-applying-best-practice-guideline....