A world leader in law school lifelong learning
Contact Us

5th Annual Mental Health Law for Children & Youth

Tab A
Agenda

Tab B
Faculty List and Biographies

Tab 1
Case Study

Tab 2
A Clinical Overview: Understanding the Challenges in Children and Youth Mental Health
Dr. Antonio Pignatiello, MD, FRCP(C)
Associate Psychiatrist-in-Chief, The Hospital for Sick Children, Medical Director, TeleLink Mental Health Program

Tab 3
Understanding Mental Health Laws relating to Children and Youth
Mary Jane Dykeman
DDO Health Law
Michele M. Warner, Litigation Legal Counsel, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Tab 4
Luncheon and Keynote Address
“How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be”
Forrest Willett,
Jack Canfield Certified Trainer, Forrest Willett Training

Tab 5
The Intersection of Mental Health and Education
Mary Jane Dykeman,
DDO Health Law
Samira Ahmed, Staff Lawyer, Justice for Children and Youth
Lauri A. Reesor, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
Rebecca Shields, Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Mental Health Association, York and South Simcoe

Tab 6
The Intersection of Mental Health and Criminal Law
Moderator:
Michele M. Warner
Litigation Legal Counsel, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Panelists:
Brian Smegal
, Manager, Mental Health and Specialized Client Services, Youth Justice Services Division, Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Kaley Smith, Youth Mental Health Court Worker, Turning Point Youth Services
Jane Stewart, Litigation Lawyer, Justice for Children and Youth
Alex Yeaman, Youth Mental Health Court Worker, Turning Point Youth Services

Tab 7
Notes