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Diversity and Mental Health Education Workshop for Internationally Educated Healthcare Professionals

August 13 @ 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Join Mohammad Yaffa, Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator with Nova Scotia Health Authority, for a workshop on diversity and mental health education.

In this workshop you will:

  • Focus on strategies and resources for becoming culturally competent in our day to day practices
  • Discuss concepts and issues related to Diversity, Cultural Competence and Mental Health
  • Learn about the different ways people from diverse cultures access health care services
  • Learn about how service providers can increase knowledge to access the Canadian mental health services and strategies

Intended outcomes – after this workshop, you will understand:

  • How culture influences our perception of health and healthcare
  • How we can increase knowledge of other cultures
  • How we can support people from diverse background to improve their access to services
  • Where to find resources available to support our work

For more information, please contact:

Elizabeth Eustaquio-Domondon  |  902-406-8830  |  eeustaquio@isans.ca

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

ISANS Mumford
6960 Mumford Road, Suite 2120
Halifax, Nova Scotia