With 2 million students in post-secondary institutions in Canada, mental health is a growing and pressing societal problem. The Mental Health Commission of Canada wants to help post-secondary institutions support and promote mental health and wellbeing for students. In this webinar, you will learn about supporting mental health for post-secondary students, the Inquiring Mind Post-Secondary mental health training program, and an introduction to NEADS will be provided.
Nov 20, 2019 | Mental Health Commission of Canada
Oct 25, 2019 | The Jed Foundation
Peter Lake and Victor Schwartz, MD (Chief Medical Officer at The Jed Foundation), present on various topics including (a) privacy and confidentiality (including FERPA and medical records privacy), (b) disability law, (c) legal principles of delivering mental health services on campus, and (d) the potential liability of colleges and universities for student suicide and violence. Presenters also discuss how JED’s recommendations have shaped today’s mental health law, as well as future legislation that might impact campus mental health.