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Dawn Kellington

Social worker

Workshop: Day By Day (Youth Led Workshop)

Join Dawn and the Day by Day youth advocates for an authentic and empowering discussion on coping with mental health challenges as a young person.  Hear the experiences of five youth and what has helped them navigate their mental health challenges. There will be time for questions and those at the workshop will take home practical information on how to cope as well as a copy of Day by Day: A Handbook for Teens.

Bio:

Dawn is a social worker passionate about youth and mental wellness. She coordinates the Survivor 101 program offered in Saskatoon high schools for students experiencing various forms of violence and mental health challenges. Dawn and the student contributors of Day by Day: A Handbook for Teens love to start conversations about youth, violence and mental health and advocate for the needs of youth. They believe that we can become stronger, grow, persevere and make a difference- day by day.