January 25, 2018
O’Connor MacLeod Hanna LLP was proud to be an event sponsor for “Let’s Talk About Mental Health in the 21st Century: Stigma, Reality and Hope” on January 24, 2018. The event was presented by the Oakville Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs Group (YPEG) and Bell, as part of its “Let’s Talk” campaign.
The keynote speaker was Dr. David Goldbloom, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and a member of the Order of Canada. Dr. Goldbloom also works at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and is a best-selling author. His presentation focussed on mental health generally, including mental health in the workplace.
OMH’s Alexandra Manthorpe, who is Chair of YPEG, helped with introductions and got to ask Dr. Goldbloom questions from the audience after his presentation. Owen Duguid, Megan Cheema and Evelyn Perez Youssoufian from OMH also attended.