Webinar: Mental Health and Addiction in the Wake of COVID-19
Forthlane Partners hosted a webinar on Friday 8 May, 2020 that discussed the impact of social changes during COVID-19 on mental health and addiction. Dr. Sidney Kennedy was one of the guest speakers in this rich discussion. Here are more details on speakers and topics discussed.
Sidney Kennedy, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Toronto. Arthur Sommer Rotenberg Chair in Suicide & Depression Studies, St. Michael’s Hospital. Scientist at Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and The Krembil Research Institute.
Andrew Galloway, International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counsellor and interventionist for the TV show, “Intervention Canada.”
Eric Windler founded jack.org with his wife, Sandra Hanington, after losing their son, Jack, to suicide. Jack.org is a charity that empowers young people to revolutionize mental health all over Canada.
Watch the full webinar here:
Andrew Galloway time stamp: 03:10 to 18: 43
Sidney Kennedy time stamp: 18:56 to 39:05
Eric Windler time stamp: 39:18 to 54:48
Written by: Wegdan Rashad