Supporting Mental Health for BC’s Most Vulnerable Newcomers

Introduction

Presentation: Re-building Community in the Canadian Context: A Model for Group-based Mental Health for Refugee Claimants – Dylan Mazur and Mariana Martinez Vieyra, Vancouver Association for Survivors of Torture (VAST)

Presentation: Responding to Mental Health Needs of Newcomer Populations – Marc Larrivee, MOSAIC, member of the Vulnerable Immigrant Populations Program (VIPP) Alliance

Presentation: Promoting Mental Health of Immigrant Seniors in the Community – Dr. Sharon Koehn, Simon Fraser University (SFU) Department of Gerontology, and Research Associate at the Centre for Healthy Aging at Providence Health 

Q & A