The Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health’s Annual Conference is the meeting place for stakeholders in post-secondary mental health across Ontario and Canada. This annual event attracts approximately 300 participants, over 20 sponsors and/or exhibitors, and leaders in mental health from across the country.

This year, as a result of COVID-19 restrictions, we have moved our Bright Futures – Embracing Campus Wellness conference to an online platform. Our one-day virtual conference offers 16 workshops featuring best, promising and emerging practices in the sector.

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 – 9:30 am to 11:00 am

Françoise Mathieu is a Registered Psychotherapist and a compassion fatigue specialist. Her experience stems from over 20+ years as a mental health professional, working as a crisis counsellor and trauma specialist in university counselling, military, law enforcement and other community mental health environments. Françoise is co-executive director of TEND, whose aim is to offer consulting and training to helpers on topics related to secondary trauma, compassion fatigue, burnout, self-care, wellness and organizational health.

Françoise Mathieu, M.Ed., RP., CCC

Compassion Fatigue Specialist, Executive Director, TEND

Bio

Françoise Mathieu is a Registered Psychotherapist and a compassion fatigue specialist. Her experience stems from over 20+ years as a mental health professional, working as a crisis counsellor and trauma specialist in university counselling, military, law enforcement and other community mental health environments. Françoise is co-executive director of TEND, whose aim is to offer consulting and training to helpers on topics related to secondary trauma, compassion fatigue, burnout, self-care, wellness and organizational health.

Since 2001, Françoise has given hundreds of seminars on compassion fatigue and secondary trauma across North America to thousands of helping professionals in the fields of health care, child welfare, the criminal justice system and other similar high stress, trauma exposed professions. Françoise is an engaging and dynamic speaker and is the author of “The Compassion Fatigue Workbook” which was published by Routledge in 2012 as well as several articles and publications.

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Centre for Innovation in
Campus Mental Health (CICMH)

CICMH is a partnership project involving Colleges Ontario, the Council of Ontario Universities, the Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance, the College Student Alliance and the Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario. We are funded by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities.

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