Presentations and Publications

MAY 2011
Kutcher, S. & McLuckie, A. (2011). The Evergreen Framework: A child and youth mental health framework for Canada. Paper presentation for the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Annual Meeting, May 9-12, Halifax, NS.

McLuckie, A., & Kutcher, S. (2011). The Evergreen Framework: Values and strategic directions. Poster presentation for the Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Annual Meeting, May 9-12, Halifax, NS.

MARCH 2011
Kutcher, S. (2011). Presentation for Parents on Teen Mental Health. Astral Drive Junior High. Cole Harbour, NS. March 2, 2011.

FEBRUARY 2011
Kutcher, S. (2011). Presentation for Parents on Teen Mental Health. Captain William Spry Library Series. Halifax, NS. February 9, 2011.

JANUARY 2011
Kutcher, S. (2011). Evergreen Paper Presentation. The 2011 Sandbox Project Annual Conference. Toronto, ON. January 19, 2011.

DECEMBER 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010). Presentation for Parents on Teen Mental Health. Captain William Spry Library Series. Halifax, NS. December 1, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Presentation on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for School Counsellors. Nova Scotia Department of Education. Halifax, NS. December 2, 2010.

NOVEMBER 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010). Plenary Session:  Challenges with Global and Cross-Cultural Research. IWK Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference.  Halifax, NS: November 5, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Presented at Moving Toward Enhanced Implementation Practice & Maximizing Education Sector Involvement in School Mental Health. Washington, DC: November 16, 2010.

Kutcher S., & Wei, Y. (2010). Comprehensive School Mental Health, an Integrated Pathway to Care Model. Presentation at the Sixth World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental and Behavioral Disorders, Washington DC, USA: 16-20 November.

Kutcher, S., McLuckie, A., & Wishart, J. (2010). The Evergreen Project: Towards a Child and Youth Mental Health Framework for Canada. 6th World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders. Washington, DC: November 17, 2010.

Carew, C. (2010). Listen, Learn and Engage: Using Digital and Social Media to Connect. 6th World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders. Washington, DC: November 19, 2010.

Mulvale, G., Kutcher, S., & McLuckie, A. (2009).  The Framework for a Mental Health Strategy for Canada and the Evergreen Framework. 2nd National Invitational Symposium on Child and Youth Mental Health “Getting in the Right Door at the Right Time”. Nov.19 & 20, Ottawa, ON. [Invited Speaker]

Kutcher, S. (2010). Changing How We Provide Health Care to Meet the Needs of People with Mental Disorders. The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia22nd Annual Conference. Halifax, NS: November 26, 2010.

 

OCTOBER 2010

Kutcher, S. & McLuckie, A., for the Child and Youth Advisory Committee, Mental Health Commission of Canada (2010). Evergreen: A child and youth mental health framework for Canada. Calgary, AB: Mental Health Commission of Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Invited Speaker. CMHA’s Champions of Mental Health Awards. Ottawa, ON. October 4, 2010.

Wei Y. & Kutcher S.  (2010). Comprehensive School Mental Health: An Integrated Pathway to Care Model. Presentation at the 15th Annual Conference on Advancing School Mental Health, Albuquerque, New Mexico: 7-9 October.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Children, Mental Illness and Education. The Challenges of Mental Illness for Children, Youth and their Families Conference.  Saint John, NB. October 13, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Mental Health and Well-Being of our Children and Youth – Are we making a Difference Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres Conference. Winnipeg, Manitoba: October 19, 2010.

Wei Y., Kutcher S. (2010). Dealing with Teenagers with Mental Health Issues. Presentation at Nova Scotia Social Studies Teachers Association Annual Conference, Halifax, Canada: Oct 22.

Kutcher, S., McLuckie, A. & Wishart, J. (2010). The evergreen project: A national and international collaboration towards a child and youth mental health framework for Canada. Paper presentation for the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, Oct. 26-31, New York, NY.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Improving Student Mental Health: How do we get there? Presentation at the American Psychiatric Foundation: Advisors Summit “Driving the National Dialogues on Student Mental Health. Washington, DC: October 28, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Youth Suicide Clinical Perspectives. AACAP 57th Annual Meeting. New York, USA: October 29, 2010.

 

SEPTEMBER 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010). Integrated Pathway to a School Mental Health Model for Canadian Health Care. Canadian Psychiatric Association 60th Annual Conference. Toronto, ON: September 23, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). School Mental Health: Development and Evaluation of a National Secondary School Mental Health Curriculum. Canadian Psychiatric Association 60th Annual Conference. Toronto, ON: September 23, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Keynote speaker at the WHO/PAHO: Health Workforce Planning and Research, 2010 Summer Institute. “Evidence to Policy: Building Strategies to Address Priority Challenges in Health Care”. Halifax, NS. September, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Should We Define Who We See By Age Alone? Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry30th Annual Conference. Toronto, ON: September 26, 2010.

Kutcher, S. (2010). Global Child & Adolescent Mental Health: A Canadian Perspective. Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry30th Annual Conference. Toronto, ON: September 26, 2010.

 

JULY 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010). Depression and Suicide Workshop for Masters in Education students (university credit course). Mount Saint Vincent University, July 5-13. Halifax, NS, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) Adolescent Mental Health & Mental Health Care in Developing Countries. Presentation at the 3rd Biennial Brain Development and Learning Conference: Making Sense of the Science. July 16-20. Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) Mental Health Training. Community Justice. July 21. Halifax, NS, Canada.

JUNE 2010
Kutcher, S., Wei, Y., Szumilas, M. (2010). Psychological debriefing in reducing the risk for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in schools: to use or not to use. Presentation at the 19th World Congress of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP), June 2-6. Beijing, China.

Kutcher, S., Szumilas, M., Wei, Y. (2010). Transitions: Student reality check - a mental health literacy project.  Presentation at the 19th World Congress of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP), June 2-6. Beijing, China.

Wei, Y., Kutcher, S. (2010). Comprehensive school mental Health: an integrated pathway to care model. Presentation at the 19th World Congress of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP). June 2-6. Beijing, China.

Kutcher, S., Wei, Y. (2010). Mental health and the school environment: secondary schools, promotion and pathway to care. Presentation at the 19th World Congress of the International Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (IACAPAP). June 2-6. Beijing, China.

 

MAY 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010) Family Research Forum. May 7.Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) Making Hay While the Sun Shines: Innovative Investments in Child and Youth Mental Health. Presentation at the 3rd session of the 2010 Health Gulbenkian Forum. May 19. Lisbon, Portugal. 

 

APRIL 2010
Kutcher, S. (2010) International Masters in Mental Health Policy & Services Programme. Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Lecturer. April 1. Lisbon, Portugal.

Wei Y, Kutcher S, Szumilas M. Effectiveness on mental health of psychological debriefing for crisis intervention in school settings.  Educational Psychology Review, Vol 22, (3), 2010

 

SPRING 2010
McLuckie, A. & Kutcher, S. (2010). The Evergreen Framework. 2nd National Invitational Symposium on Child & Youth Mental Health. Canada’s Children: Child Welfare League of Canada, 16(4), 15-23.

MARCH 2010
Kutcher, S., Wei, Y. (2010) Mental Health Training, Core Teachers and Student Service Providers. March. Forest Heights, Bridgewater, NS, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) Presentation on Mental Health for Mental Health Day. Woodside School. March 10. Dartmouth, NS, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) PAHO Regional Workshop. March 23-26. Barbados. 

 

FEBRUARY 2010
Kutcher, S., Wei, Y. (2010) Mental Health Teacher Training. Forest Heights School. February 8. Bridgewater, NS, Canada.

Kutcher, S. (2010) Youth Mental Health Training, for Frontline Health Providers.  February 10-12. New Brunswick, Canada.

 

DECEMBER 2009
Kutcher, S. (2009) Sun Life Financial Chair in Adolescent Mental Health Team. Mental Health Promotion in Schools: Opportunities and Challenges. Health Promoting Schools. December 4. Halifax, NS, Canada. Download Presentation.


NOVEMBER 2009
McLuckie, A. Kutcher, S., & Davidson, S. (2009) Evergreen: Child and Youth Framework for Canada. Into the Light: Transforming Mental Health in Canada. November 29-December 1. Vancouver, BC, Canada. Download Presentation.

Mulvale, G., Kutcher, S., & McLuckie, A. (2009) The Framework for a Mental Health Strategy for Canada and the Evergreen Framework. Second National Invitational Symposium of Child and Youth Mental Health: Getting in the Right Door at the Right Time. November 19-20. Ottawa, ON, Canada. Download Presentation.

Wei, Y., Kutcher S, Szumilas M. (2009). An integrated pathway to care - a comprehensive school mental health model for Canada. Presentation at Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Toronto, ON: 12-16 November, 2009.

Kutcher, S., & Gardner, D. (2009) Rational Psychopharmacology in Children and Youth. Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. November 12. Toronto, ON, Canada. Download Presentation.

Kutcher, S. (2009) School Mental Health Symposium: School Mental Health. Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. November 12. Toronto, ON, Canada. Download Presentation.

Kutcher, S., Wei, Y., & Szumilas, M. (2009) School Mental Health Symposium: School Mental Health. Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. November 12. Toronto, ON, Canada. Download Presentation.

Bagnell, A. (2009) School Mental Health Symposium: Promoting Mental Health Literacy in Youth. Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. November 12. Toronto, ON, Canada. Download Presentation.

Kutcher, S., Short, K., Wei, Y., Szumilas, M. (2009). School-Based  mental health in Canada. Presentation at International Alliance for Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Schools, Minneapolis, Minnesota: 05 November, 2009.  

OCTOBER 2009
Kutcher, S., Carmichael, M., & Szulimas, M. (2009) Medical treatment of depressive disorders in young people. Statustagung Depressive Störungen im Kindes- und Jugendalter. October. Berlin, Germany. Download Presentation.

Kutcher, S., Biluk, C. (2009) Sharing Resources on Teen Mental Health. IWK Mental Health Open House. October 13. Halifax, NS, Canada. Download Presentation.

McLuckie, A., Kutcher, S., Mulvale, G., & Leung, B. (2009). Evergreen: Towards a Child & Youth Mental Health Framework for Canada. Canadian Association of Pediatric Health Centres Annual Meeting. Oct. 18-21. Halifax, NS. Download Presentation

Kutcher, S., Wei, Y., & Szulimas, M. (2009): A Comprehensive School Mental Health Model for Canada. Canadian Association of Pediatric Health Centres Annual Meeting, Oct. 18-21. Halifax, NS. Download Presentation

Kutcher, S. (2009): Critical Thinking About Suicide Prevention: Turkey. Satelite Symposium Lundbeck. October 22. Ankara, Turkey. Download Presentation.

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