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Nov 28, 2018, 08:38 ET Positive Parenting Matters conference opens Tuesday with Founder of Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) Dr. Matt Sanders.

Dr. Sanders is available for interviews during his time in Toronto. TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Triple P Ontario Network will hold its Positive Parenting Matters Conference at the Courtyard...


May 24, 2016, 15:35 ET Ontario Child and Youth Workers Receive Krista Sepp Memorial Awards

TORONTO, May 24, 2016 /CNW/ - Ontario's finest Child and Youth Workers/Counsellors will be honoured at the 25th annual Krista Sepp Memorial Awards Celebration Luncheon on Wednesday, May 25th, at St....


May 02, 2016, 10:43 ET Wear your green ribbon to show support for Children's Mental Health Week, May 1-7

TORONTO, May 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Kinark Child and Family Services is celebrating Children's Mental Health Week (CMHW) from May 1-7, by hosting a green ribbon themed photo contest and also by reminding...


May 04, 2015, 10:13 ET /R E P E A T -- This Week is Children's Mental Health Week: Triple P parenting expert & parent available for interview/

TORONTO, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Parents who use positive parenting strategies in their day-to-day interactions with their families often find that their children are not the only ones to benefit....


Apr 22, 2015, 12:34 ET Ontario Child and Youth Workers Receive Krista Sepp Memorial Awards

MARKHAM, ON, April 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Ontario's finest Child and Youth Workers/Counsellors will be honoured at the 24th annual Krista Sepp Memorial Awards Celebration Luncheon on Thursday, April 23rd...


Apr 15, 2015, 13:09 ET Children's Mental Health Week: Triple P parenting expert & parent available for interview

TORONTO, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Parents who use positive parenting strategies in their day-to-day interactions with their families often find that their children are not the only ones to benefit....


Sep 29, 2014, 13:58 ET Kinark Outdoor Centre Hosts 10th Annual Haliburton-Muskoka-Kawartha Children's Water Festival

MINDEN, ON, Sept. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - On Monday, September 29th and Tuesday, September 30th, the 10th Annual Haliburton-Muskoka-Kawartha (HMK) Children's Water Festival will be held at the Kinark...


Apr 30, 2014, 12:00 ET Ontario Child and Youth Workers Receive Krista Sepp Memorial Awards

MARKHAM, ON, April 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario's finest Child and Youth Workers/Counsellors will be honoured at the 23rd annual Krista Sepp Memorial Awards Celebration Luncheon on Thursday, May 1st at...


Dec 20, 2013, 16:44 ET Ashley Smith: A Harrowing Ordeal

In light of the jury's recommendations, there are several take-home messages for society and those involved in caring for children and young people with special needs. TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2013 /CNW/ -...


May 06, 2013, 14:06 ET Kinark Child and Family Services Launches 'Rise Against Stigma' Campaign

MARKHAM, ON, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - On Friday, Kinark Child and Family Services launched its 'Rise Against Stigma', online campaign to recognize Children's Mental Health Week, which occurs from Monday,...


May 06, 2013, 12:06 ET Parents Invited to Free Presentation on Tuesday, May 7: "Understanding Mood Problems in Children and Adolescents: From Mood Swings to Depression and Bipolar Disorder"

Featuring Dr. Kevin Nugent, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist PETERBOROUGH, ON, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Peterborough Healthy Families invites parents and caregivers to a free presentation entitled,...


May 03, 2013, 16:37 ET Kinark Child and Family Services Launches 'Rise Against Stigma' Campaign

MARKHAM, ON, May 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, Kinark Child and Family Services is launching 'Rise Against Stigma', an online campaign to recognize Children's Mental Health Week, May 6-12, 2013. The...


May 02, 2013, 12:00 ET Jelisa Clarke and Ron Bartley receive 22nd Annual Krista Sepp Memorial Awards

MARKHAM, ON, May 2, 2013 /CNW/ - On May, 2, 2013, Ron Bartley, Senior Child and Youth Worker, Hincks-Dellcrest Centre, and Jelisa Clarke, Child and Youth Counsellor, Vanier Children's Services,...


Apr 30, 2013, 09:56 ET Media Advisory - 22nd Annual Krista Sepp Memorial Awards

Celebration Luncheon to be held Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the Richmond Hill Country Club MARKHAM, ON, April 30, 2013 /CNW/ - At noon on Thursday, May 2, 2013, Kinark Child and Family Services and...


Nov 21, 2012, 10:56 ET Media Advisory - Acclaimed Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) helps parents manage childhood challenges

MARKHAM, ON, Nov. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Find out how an acclaimed parenting program helps parents navigate their children through childhood social, emotional and behavioural issues with its award-winning...


May 08, 2012, 17:40 ET Kinark takes aim at bullying with Children's Mental Health Week video and photo contest

SOCIAL MEDIA RELEASE MARKHAM, ON, May 8, 2012 /CNW/ - Kinark Child and Family Services is stopping the stigma and starting a conversation about Children's Mental Health with Facebook photo and video...


May 03, 2012, 12:30 ET Toronto Child and Youth Workers to receive Krista Sepp Memorial Award

MARKHAM, ON, May 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Ontario's finest Child and Youth Workers will be honoured at the 21st annual Krista Sepp Memorial Award Celebration Luncheon on Friday, May 4th at the Richmond...


Apr 28, 2010, 15:00 ET Study shows Suicide Weighs Heavily on the Minds of Canadians

More than 7 million of all Canadians have considered suicide TORONTO, April 28 /CNW/ - On the eve of Children's Mental Health Week (May 2 to 8), Kinark Child and Family Services, a not-for-profit...


Apr 21, 2010, 10:00 ET Excellence in child and youth work celebrated

MARKHAM, ON, April 21 /CNW/ - On the eve of Children's Mental Health Week (May 2-8, 2010), Kinark Child Family and Services, a non-profit children's mental health organization in Ontario, will host...


Mar 15, 2010, 11:00 ET The Healthy Families Workshop Series is offering the following FREE workshop
this spring.

No registration required. The workshop is of interest to parents, caregivers, teachers and other professionals. TORONTO, March 15 /CNW/ - WHAT: Surviving the Teen Years with Dr. Peter...


Nov 17, 2009, 15:50 ET New On-line Resource for Children and Youth Struggling with Mental Health
Issues

TORONTO, Nov. 17 /CNW/ - On November 17, the eve of National Day of the Child, Kinark Child and Family Services will introduce a new website, www.speakingofkidsmentalhealth.ca, which provides mental...