Changing Minds is an innovative, multi-use, mental illness education program.  It was created to address a community need for mental health education, stigma reduction and to provide a better understanding of mental health and mental illness.

9:00 am – 4:00 pm
January 23 & 24, 2017

NLHHN Provincial Learning Centre

Fee: $200
Blake Cryderman- Board Member CMHA, Chair- Education Committee 
Lesley Tucker- Member -Education Committee CMHA

 Adam Lake- Volunteer with CMHA – Person with Autism and Panic Disorder

 Donna Kavanagh- Retired Coordinator- Waterford Bridge Road Center CNA, CMHA Board Member, Education Committee member 

Join us for an interactive, two day workshop highlighting a practical, hands on model for front line intervention including complex mental health problems, mania and mood swings, psychosis and autism. The workshop will also provide an in depth understanding of mental illness from the perspective of those with lived experience. 

Topics include:
  • Depression 
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mental Health/ Mental Illness
  • and more
For more information, please email Donna Kavanagh at
To REGISTER, please contact Bernice Haley at