BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Dal News//Events Calendar//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20210519T025942Z DTSTART:20210305T140000Z DTEND:20210305T180000Z SUMMARY:MH101 - Recognize and Responding to Students in Distress DESCRIPTION:T​his webinar is limited to Dalhousie faculty\, instructors\, and staff\n \nIn any given year 1 in 5 Canadians will experience a mental illness\, and according to Statistics Canada youth aged 15-24 are the most likely group to suffer the effects of a mental illness\, substance dependency and suicide.  Considering most university students are within this age group it is essential that those working with University students are provided the necessary knowledge and resources to recognize and respond to students in distress.\nMH101 is a short yet informative presentation developed for university faculty and staff to increase awareness and understanding of mental illness and mental health problems\, thus increase your confidence in supporting students.  MH101 will be delivered jointly by Joanne Mills\, a Psychologist with Student Health & Wellness and two Stay Connected Peer Support workers who are students themselves.\nRegis​​ter\nRegistration closes Thursday\, March 4 at 4 pm AT and is limited to 30 participants.  A link to the Microsoft Teams Meeting will be sent at least 1-day prior to the event.​\n\nContact Information: LOCATION:Online via Teams Meetings URL: UID: END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR