SEAC Parent Information Series
January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Presenter: Dr. Christopher Mushquash
Topic: Stress and anxiety management strategies for parents to support their children, and themselves, during the pandemic
Christopher Mushquash, HBSc., M.A., Ph.D., C.Psych., is Ojibway and a member of Pawgwasheeng (Pays Plat First Nation). He is a registered clinical psychologist in Ontario, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Lakehead University and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Clinical Psychologist at Dilico Anishinabek Family Care, Associate Vice President of Research at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, and Chief Scientist at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Institute. He is a Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Mental Health and Addiction, with expertise in rural and northern clinical practice and the development of culturally appropriate interventions for mental health and addiction difficulties in First Nations children, adolescents, and adults.