Educational Symposium


Thursday, March 1st, 2012
PEACE OF MIND: Trauma and the Newcomers' Healing Journey.

Our thanks to all who attended this educational symposium – the opportunities for collaboration and shared learning were extremely valuable.

Below are links to the resources that were displayed at the event.

 pdf-icon Refugee Mental Health

pdf-icon Engaging Families in Child & Youth Mental Health

pdf-icon Berghoff Handbook - Aug 04

pdf-icon Clinical Cultural Assessment

pdf-icon Engaging Families in Child Mental Health Services

pdf-icon Psychosocial Trauma, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Torture

pdf-icon Politically-motivated Torture and its Survivors

pdf-icon Community Support for Survivors of Torture: A Manual

pdf-icon Psychiatry and the Prevention of Torture

pdf-icon Trauma and disasters in social and cultural context

For information about the presentations from the Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, please visit their web site:

Our sincere thanks to our sponsors for their support of this event: Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton, Children's Aid Society of Hamilton, Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion, and Liuna Station.

To find out more about our OASIS Program for immigrant and refugee children, youth, and their families, go to the "Programs and Services" tab at the top of our web site and select "Assessment and Treatment".