Save the Date and Submit a Workshop Proposal for CMHO Annual Conference

Mark your calendars to attend Canada's largest annual child & youth mental health conference on November 13 and 14, 2017 and also make note to submit a proposal for a workshop or poster by June 23, 2017.

CMHO is pleased to present our 2017 Conference – BOLD IDEAS: Exploring research, elevating practice, influencing policy. This is the largest conference of its kind in Canada convening clinical and community leaders with the goal of driving better outcomes for infants, children and youth.

When: November 13 & 14, 2017
Where: Hilton Toronto, 145 Richmond Street West (new location!)

Who should attend: Infant, child and youth mental health services providers and cross-sectoral partners, including those from hospitals, primary care, education, child welfare, youth justice and adult mental health.

What to expect: CMHO's conference will:

  • Showcase leading research and emerging new practices
  • Address challenges facing the sector and seek solutions
  • Identify opportunities to lead and collectively influence system change

We are also encouraging you to participate by submitting a workshop or poster proposal or encouraging your centre partners or contacts to do so by June 23, 2017.

The Workshop and Poster Submission Guide is available HERE. Please be sure to read all instructions carefully before making your submission.

Workshops – Complete and submit your workshop proposal HERE.

Posters – Complete and submit your poster proposal HERE.

The deadline to submit workshop and poster proposals is June 23, 2017. Proposal selections will be made by September 8, 2017.

Registration to attend as a participant will open at the beginning of September– stay tuned for more information!

Questions? Contact Cindy Prins at or (416) 921-2109 x 124