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School Mental Health Preconference Session

The 9th World Congress on the Promotion of Mental Health and the Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders

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School Mental Health Preconference Session
September 8, 2015, 10:00am—5:00pm
Hilton Columbia Center, 924 Senate Street South Carolina

  • Meet international leaders in school mental health
  • Participate in discussion groups on leadership, implementation, and evidence-informed practices in school mental health
  • Learn about innovations in school mental health currently in progress in North American settings

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Emphasis on multiscale learning by highlighting work at the international (SMHILE), national (MHEDIC, AIR), and regional (Carolina Network) levels in school mental health.

To register for this event contact Heather L. McDaniel

2nd Annual Meeting of SMHILE

We are excited to announce that the 2nd Annual Meeting of the School Mental Health International Leadership Exchange will be held in conjunction with the 9th World Congress on the Promotion of Mental Health and the Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders (http://www.mhworldcongress2015.org)!

The meeting will be held in Columbia, South Carolina, United States on September 8th from 12:00pm -5:00pm with a reception to follow in the evening. For more information please see the attached flyer.

This meeting will be an exciting opportunity to continue the dialogue that began at our meeting in the fall of 2014!  We hope that you will participate in this information exchange!

Please feel free to contact us with questions and concerns! To RSVP please contact Heather McDaniel

9th World Congress on the Promotion of Mental Health and the Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders

World Congress on the Promotion of Mental Health and the Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders

“Global Knowledge for Local Change”
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
September 9 – 11, 2015
www.mhworldcongress2015.org

THE CALL FOR PAPERS IS NOW OPEN!
Submit by: March 20, 2015
Submit your proposal here.

Join your colleagues from all over the world to promote local change through global knowledge exchange!

Proposals should relate to one of the six key theme areas, and can represent work in policy, practice, or research!

The six theme areas include:

  • Integrated Health
  • Positive Psychology
  • School Mental Health
  • Social and Technological Innovation
  • Underserved Populations
  • Well-being

Abstracts should be 450 words or less and include whether the presentation will be a:

Poster
Paper (i.e., 1 paper, 20 minutes)
Symposium (i.e., 2 – 3 papers, 90 minutes)
Workshop (i.e., 1 paper, 90 minutes)
Information on the conference can be found on the Congress website.

To register, click here.

Questions about the conference can be directed to mhworldcongress2015@gmail.com.

We look forward to your involvement in the 9th World Congress!

Best wishes,

Conference co-chairs:

Michael Murray, Clifford Beers Foundation, London, United Kingdom
Mark Weist, University of South Carolina (USC), United States

Conference coordinators:

Abby Bode, USC
Heather McDaniel, USC