Learning Opportunity

Understanding Teen Depression

This session has been completed.
Facilitator: Melissa Prins
Date:January 19, 2023
Time:4:00 pm to 6:00 pm MTN
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 23-MH-009-CARC
Focus: Inclusive Education Mental Health and Wellness

Target Audience

All educators, parents, caregivers

About this Learning Opportunity

Depression causes physiological, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral impacts. Parents, teachers, and caregivers will learn about the causes of depression, symptoms, and how they can help.

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Melissa Prins

I obtained my Master of Science in Marital and Family Therapy from Loma Linda University in 2008. I have been a Registered Psychologist since 2014. I have worked with a wide range of clients and presenting concerns throughout my career. I am passionate about working with couples and families, as well as adolescents. I also enjoy facilitating group therapy. My interests and experience are in the areas of trauma, parent-child attachment, grief and loss, and mental health concerns such as... Read more »