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Seniors and Mental Health: Let’s talk about it

Join Mayor Cam Guthrie to mark World Mental Health Day with a special presentation about seniors and mental health that will debunk the myths, reduce the stigma, and share positive strategies. Our guest speakers are: Jody Weiler, a specialized geriatric clinician at the Canadian Mental Health Association of Waterloo Wellington, who will debunk some of the common myths about mental health and aging. Ross Knechtel, a local Senior of the Year who has lived with a mental health issue for most of his life. Ross will share his personal story and strategies for positive mental health. Also featuring an information fair with local community agencies. To register, visit 2017seniorsmentalhealth.eventbrite.ca