Join us for an educational session with knowledgeable speakers to learn about eating disorders with a youth/family focus:
Includes information on how to:
• recognize the signs
• support loved ones
• connect with resources
About the Speakers
Kristin Edstrom is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors and graduated with her Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. Kristin is passionate about helping individuals and families reach their full potential by working through barriers that are preventing them from living wholeheartedly.
Dr. Michael Ocana is a child and youth psychiatrist. He is the medical director of the Adolescent Psychiatry unit for the past 10 years and has been a consultant to the Kelowna Eating Disorder program for the past 15 years.
The SHOPPERS LOVE. YOU. Run for Women is coming to Kelowna on May 19, 2018 in support of women’s mental health initiatives in our community. This national event series is held in 17 cities across Canada in support of women’s mental health programs. Year after year, participants and their families help raise money that directly benefits local women’s mental health programs. Moreover, the SHOPPERS LOVE. YOU. Run for Women is about feeling good. CMHA Kelowna is excited to be partnering with Shoppers Drug Mart to help women by providing innovative and integrated mental health programs and services.