Carion Fenn Foundation presents our Virtual 5th Annual Mental Health Forum recognizing Mental Health Day, Wednesday October 6, 2021 6:30pm – 8:30pm Eastern in partnership with Ajax Public Library and Lakeridge Health focusing on Selfcare. Sponsored by Ajax Legion and the Islamic Society of Ajax.
Our Forum is FREE to the public for 2 hours and features speakers such as Durham Mental Health Services - David Clarke, Fitness with Tavis Edward, Registered Nurse Tanis Russel, Canadian Mental Health Association Durham - Alec King & Breakout Session to talk about ways to care for yourself when you need selfcare.
Once registered you will receive confirmation email containing the link that you can use to join us. FREE event open to the public. Please share this event with family, friends, and contacts.
6:30pm – 6:45pm Welcome & Greetings
6:45pm – 7:00pm Speaker 1
7:00pm - 7:03pm Poll 1
7:03pm – 7:18pm Speaker 2
7:18pm - 7:21pm Poll 2
7:21pm - 7:36pm Speaker 3
7:36pm - 7:39pm Poll 3
7:39pm – 7:54pm Speaker 4
7:54pm – 7:57pm Poll 4
7:57pm – 8:24pm Breakout Sessions
8:24pm – 8:30pm Closing
Alec King is the Communications lead for the Canadian Mental Health Association Durham. During his 15+ years with the agency he has seen the value of self care, assertiveness and establishing strong boundaries in protecting and maintain mental health.
Today could be your day one, but I get it...You have a extremely busy lifestyle, you're a high achiever in a demanding career, you may have kids and other responsibilities to take care of. You take care of everyone, but not yourself. Over the past 11 years, I have had the pleasure of working with people just like you from all walks from life. And let me tell you something, I have not had ANYONE that has followed my instructions and didn't get the results. PERIOD. I make it easy because of my simple 4-step fitness system that will guarantee you results. And because I come to your home or condo there is really nothing to worry about! All I ask is that you show up and give me your all.
Tanis Russell is a Clinical Practice Leader, and a experienced Registered Nurse, skilled in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine. Tanis is passionate about the development of health policy initiatives , and facilitating nursing education for nurses at every stage of their career. Tanis values education and appreciates its impact on nursing practice, and its influence on patient care outcomes. Tanis is experienced in identifying, planning, implementing and evaluating educational strategies that influence nursing practice and facilitate the change required to meet the patient healthcare needs. Tanis has received a Master's degree in Nursing with a focus on Health Policy & Leadership in Education through Ryerson University, and is a proud inductee of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Tanis moved to Durham Region 11 years ago, and is passionate in serving the community.
David Clarke is Organization Development Trainer at Lakeridge Health. Formerly a long-time training coordinator with Durham Mental Health Services, he has worked locally in community mental health for over 25 years. David has provided education to organizations including Ontario Shores for Mental Health Sciences, the Ontario Ministry of Revenue, the Region of Durham, and the Whitby Chamber of Commerce.
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