TRAUMA AND DISPLACEMENT: THE CHALLENGES OF INTERVENTION WITH YOUNG REFUGEE CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES
Friday, November 11th, 2016
Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital,
AMPHITHEATRE: 4333 Cote Sainte-Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1E4
8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.
Registration Fee: $80.00 (Presentations will be in French and English with Simultaneous Translation)
The 24th McGill Infant Mental Health Day will address the current challenges of working with displaced and refugee young children and their families. Our invited guests are in the forefront of international research and clinical practice in this field. Participants will have an opportunity to benefit from their knowledge and expertise. This conference is of interest to physicians, nurses, social workers, educators/psycho-educators, occupational and speech therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists working with infants and very young children.
- Marie-Rose Moro, MD, PhD., Child and adolescent psychiatrist, Paris Descartes University
- Cécile Rousseau, MD, McGill Professor, Child and Adolescent psychiatrist, and scientific director of SHERPA, CIUSS du Centre-Ouest de L’Ile de Montréal, CLSC Parc Extension
Ghayda Hassan, PhD., A researcher and clinician in the Response Team and Intercultural Research, CIUSS du Centre-Ouest de L’Ile de Montréal, CLSC Parc Extension