Beyond mental illness: Rethinking mental health and wellness

Date posted: February 1, 2018


March 5 | Belfry Theatre | 1291 Gladstone Ave. | 7–9 p.m.

Join UVic Chancellor and celebrated broadcast journalist, Shelagh Rogers, for an intimate conversation with three eminent mental health and wellness leaders. Transform your thinking about society’s traditionally narrow approach to mental illness and reconsider how we can all achieve improved mental health.

Host: Shelagh Rogers (UVic Chancellor, Honorary Witness to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada and celebrated broadcast journalist)

Speakers: Louise Bradley (CEO, Mental Health Commission of Canada), Richard Jock (COO, First Nations Health Authority) and Michael Hayes (Director of the School of Public Health and Social Policy, UVic)

Limited seating. Free Event. Tickets required. Reserve your seat here.

This event is part of Ideafest, a weeklong celebration of UVic research, art and innovation: