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Hidden Depression in Children & Youth

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The Chan Centre Auditorium

Child & Family Research Institute Building, BC Children's & Women's Hospital

950 West 28 Avenue

Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 4H4

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ABOUT: The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre brings you our Pinwheel Education Series event on The Hidden Depression in Youth. In this talk, Dr. Ashley Miller from BC Children’s Hospital’s Child and Youth Mental Health Program will discuss what depression is, strategies and tips for talking to youth about your concerns, and resources and next steps you can take.

Dont miss this opportunity to learn more about the hidden depressions of children & youth!

**BONUS! This is also The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre's TENTH year running, and we'd love for you to join us in the celebrations and get an exclusive sneak peak of our NEW website!**

TOPIC: The Hidden Depression in Children & Youth!

SPEAKER: Dr. Ashley Miller, MDCM,FRCPC. Dr. Miller is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Clinic at BC Children's Hospital and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UBC. She runs groups for teens with depression and caregiver groups for families of children and teens with mental health issues. Dr. Miller is co-director of the Family Therapy and Interpersonal Therapy training programs for UBC psychiatry residents. She is a passionate advocate for family and caregiver involvement in the mental health treatment of children and youth.

In this talk, Dr. Miller from BC Children’s Hospital’s Child and Youth Mental Health Program will discuss what depression is, strategies and tips for talking to youth about your concerns, and resources and next steps you can take.

DATE: Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

TIME: 6:00-8:00pm

LOCATION: The Chan Centre Auditorium, located in the Child & Family Research Institute Building at BC Children's & Women's Hospital: 950 West 28 Avenue, Vancouver, BC

COST: Free!


QUESTIONS? If you have any questions, feel free to email us at keltycentre@cw.bc.ca


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ABOUT THE KELTY MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCE CENTRE:

The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre that provides mental health and substance use information, resources, and support to children, youth and their families who reside in BC. All services provided are free, and include educational events for families, educators and health professionals. For more about the Kelty Centre, visit our website or view our short video here: https://youtu.be/7xiSha_vcew

ABOUT THE PINWHEEL EDUCATION SERIES:

The Pinwheel Education Series are a group of free, all inclusive monthly education events open to anyone in BC. The aim is to provide learning opportunities for the public on key mental health and healthy living topics, and host a forum where people can engage in dialogue with experts and persons with lived experience.

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  • *Please note this event will be recorded and posted up on our website for future educational use.
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950 West 28 Avenue

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