Welcome to the online learning environment for the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project (IRMHP).

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Click on the boxes below to view courses and our Community of practice discussion board, where you can join conversations among service providers from across Canada. You can also access these pages via the 'my courses' menu near the top of the browser window.

Note: You must be currently enrolled in a live course in order to access it.

About our courses

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health course

Our flagship course, this is a free, online, self-directed training that offers a comprehensive overview of immigrant and refugee mental health, focusing on subgroups at risks. It provides in-depth discussion on how context and culture influence mental health and mental illness, offers tools and resources to use in various practice settings and shares evidence-based strategies and interventions to help you provide better services and supports to different immigrant and refugee populations. In it, you will find practical examples of promising and innovative practices effective in improving outcomes for different groups of immigrants and refugees.

The course is offered in two streams: 1) Settlement and social service providers and 2) Healthcare providers

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Registration for the current offering of the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health course is closed.

If you would like to be notified when registration opens for upcoming course offering, add your name to our email list:

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The IRMHP Leadership course

The IRMHP course for leadership is a new training for boards of directors, leaders, and managers in the health, settlement and social service sectors. It is designed to build your knowledge and skills in how to create an enabling environment to better support the mental health of immigrants and refugees in Canada.

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Registration for the offering of the Leadership course is currently closed.

If you would like to be notified when registration opens for upcoming course offering, add your name to our email list:

To be notified when registration opens for the next Leadership Course offering, please follow this link.

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Contact us

Want more information about the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project? Visit our website!

If you require technical support with the course platform, please contact IRMHPadmin@camh.ca

For all other inquiries please feel free to send us an email.

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