Faculty of Education

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Faculty of Education

FacultyShare Presentation by John Freeman

Understanding Mental Health in the Canadian Context​

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
10:00 - 11:30 am​
Vernon Ready Room (A115)
Duncan McArthur Hall

Dr. John FreemanDr. John Freeman is Professor of Education, Cognitive Studies, Graduate Faculty Cross-Appointed to the School of Health Sciences and Kinesiology Director, Social Program Evaluation Group.


Mental health issues are a growing concern in Canada. This presentation will highlight the results of two recent studies on the topic: the first examining the well-being of adolescents through the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study; the second (co-presented with Terry Soleas) investigating the thriving of graduate students at Queen's University.