Grade focus 7- 12
This interactive session will be facilitated by Wendy Stanyon, a mental health nurse and professor at University of Ontario Institute of Technology in the Faculty of Health Sciences. The webinar will explore how increased awareness and understanding of mental health challenges can assist teachers in better understanding and responding to their students’ diverse needs. The session will also provide helpful strategies for how teachers can support students who may be struggling with mental health challenges. A focus on self-harm and suicide will be explored.