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Diálogo: Mental Health and Addictions in Spanish Speaking Communities, CAMH

Toronto, Ontario
September 27, 2012

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Harbourfront Community Centre, 627 Queen’s Quay West

Featuring keynote speaker: Dr. Marlinda Freire, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

This interactive symposium will bring together service providers, community leaders and stakeholders working with the Spanish speaking community to:

  • identify mental health and addictions, service and research capacities and needs
  • build relationships with and among stakeholders and leaders in the community
  • develop capacity for and build on existing relevant programs and services.

Symposium workshops will include presentations and discussions regarding mental health and addictions research and issues specific to youth and families, LGBTQ groups, women and the uninsured.

For more information about this event, please contact Angela Martella at (416) 535.8501 x6608, or

The Symposium is hosted by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in collaboration with advisory committee member organizations: Black Creek Community Health Centre, Centre for Spanish Speaking People, COSTI Immigrant Services, Hispanic Development Council, and Mennonite New Life Centre.