Building young brains for resilience, mental health

Parents, caregivers and professionals are invited to login to How Love Builds Brains, a live webcast with respected child psychologist Dr. Jean Clinton. The May 7 program will explore the critical role of loving relationships in developing the brain, building resilience and fostering mental health in children and youth.

The webcast will be hosted by the Lieutenant Governor’s Circle on Mental Health and Addiction. May 7 is National Child and Youth Mental Health Day.

How Love Builds Brains - live webcast
Tuesday, May 7
Presentation: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Panel and question period: 8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Participants will have the opportunity to submit comments and questions during the session.

Dr. Jean Clinton is an Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience at McMaster University, division of Child Psychiatry. She is on staff at McMaster Children's Hospital and an Associate in the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster. Dr. Clinton has been a consultant to child welfare and children's mental health programs for 25 years.


Media availabilities with Dr. Clinton, contact:
Dr. Glynnis Lieb,
Executive Director, Lieutenant Governor’s Circle on Mental Health and Addiction