Mental Health & Politics

MP and Parliamentary Secretary Celina Caesar-Chavannes will be joining us on Thursday to speak about her struggle with depression, and how she lives with it every day.
She will speak to the roles her black womanhood and motherhood have also played in her empowerment to speak so passionately as a mental health advocate, and her vision for mental healthcare in Canada.

Read her moving autobiographical article in the Huffington Post.
This is a free event that is open to the public.
The location of this event and nearby washrooms is wheelchair-accessible.

The closest gender neutral washroom is in 3281 Mackenzie. Please see this link for a full list of gender neutral washrooms.

If you require other accommodations in order to access this event, please contact us at and we will do our best to provide them.

SAMH recognizes and acknowledges that all events, activities and meetings we organize are on unceded and unsurrendered Algonquin territory.