2019 Mental Health Forum

June 13-14, 2019 | Holiday Inn International Airport Hotel | 970 Dixon Road, Toronto


Register Now for OMSSA's Mental Health Forum!

Join us for a two-day, cross-sectoral forum that highlights best practices leading to positive outcomes, and equips managers and frontline staff with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to navigate a system in flux and assist individuals living with mental illness and addiction in ways that help unlock their potential.


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Initial Program Details

Join us for a powerful keynote address from Victoria Maxwell, plus variety of breakout sessions, including: 

  • Trauma-Informed Practice 

  • The Opioid Crisis: Safety Protocols for Frontline Staff 

  • Strategies for Supporting Clients During a Mental Health Crisis 

  • Strategies for Working with Tenants with Mental Illness

  • Psychologically Healthy Workplaces 

  • Working to Overcome Client Barriers: Intensive Support to Ontario Works Clients 

  • Improving Access to Addiction Services

  • and much more...




Featured Speaker

Victoria Maxwell, BFA, BPP* is a sought-after international (and funny) keynote speaker, performing artist and workshop leader. She uses her personal story of recovery from mental illness to increase awareness, transform negative beliefs and ignite powerful conversations about mental health.

Blending 30 years as an actor, and 15 as a wellness warrior, Victoria inspires people to take immediate action to improve their well-being. The Mental Health Commission of Canada has endorsed her one-of-a-kind keynote performances as one of the top anti-stigma interventions that creates lasting shifts.




Become a Sponsor or Exhibitor

Access the documents below to learn more about sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities at OMSSA's Mental Health Forum and to apply to become a sponsor or exhibitor: