Helping Ontario's colleges and universities enhance capacity to support student mental health and well-being

Inside and Out of Peer Navigation

Inside and Out of Peer Navigation

Monday June 8th, 2015 from 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Workshop Overview

This workshop explored two sides of peer navigation, examining important aspects of self-care and personal resiliency for peer leaders/mentors, and focusing on building skills in peer navigation to better serve students seeking guidance. 

The morning session was Nichole Roy and a student leader will provide Peer Navigation training based on the model developed at Northern College. And the afternoon session was led by Dana McIntyre and Robert Malowany of George Brown’s Peer Connect and Student Academic Success Initiatives. 


Diana McIntyre, Coordinator, Student Success, George Brown College

Robert Malowany, Counsellor, George Brown College

Nichole Roy, Student Advisor & Mental Health First Aid Instructor, Northern College

Tiffany Wallace, Student Representative, Northern College


PowerPoint: Part 1 Download File
PowerPoint: Part 2 Download File
Strengths Identification Handout Download File
Student Peer Mentor - Facilitator Manual Download File