Mental health training for teachers a ‘first line of defence’

by Avery Zingel - March 4, 2018

After four youth died by suicide last year, Fort Simpson is turning to its own wealth of community knowledge and resources in schools to improve mental health outcomes. Making connections and building rapport with support workers is critical to protecting the mental health of youth, said Fort Simpson Mayor Darlene Sibbeston. Training teachers to recognize…

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