Public presentations
Quality time over time out: Reducing your child's tantrums through connection.
February 10th, 2021 | 10:00-11:00 am
Dr. Jen Theule, Michelle Ward and Brenna Henrickson (CHP Resident)
Virtual talk via Zoom

Committing to your values: Keys to building a meaningful life.
February 10th, 2021 | 6:30-7:45 pm
Dr. Margaret Penfold, Dr. Sonia Marrone, Dr. Gregg Tkachuk
Virtual talk via Zoom

Seeing the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel: Maintaining your psychological health during COVID-19.
February 11th, 2021 | 7:00-8:00 pm
Dr. Andrea Piotrowksi
Virtual talk via Zoom

Mental health research during COVID-19: Current evidence, resources, and Gaps
February 19th, 2021 | 12:00-1:00 pm
Dr. Renée El-Gabalawy, Dr. Natalie Mota, Dr. Kristin Reynolds and Dr. Leslie Roos
Virtual talk via Zoom


Café Scientifique
Café Scientifque is a University of Manitoba initiative that provides an opportunity for the public to learn about the latest scientific findings by U of M researchers in an informal setting.


Gut Feeling: The Science Between the Brain – Gut Connection
Dr. Lesley Graff


Alzheimer’s: Can you avoid it?
Dr. Colleen Millikin

2020 Public Presentations
Sleep Matters- Public Talk with Dr. Maxine Holmqvist
February 11th, 2020
St Norbert Community Centre, Main Hall

Red River College Anxiety Forum
February 12th, 2020
Red River College- Great West Life Lecture Theatre

Surviving Chronic Pain- For You and Your Loved One
February 18, 2020
The Wellness Institute- 1075 Leila Ave
3:00-4:00 pm

Adjusting to Motherhood- Magic, Myths & Mental Health
February 20th, 2020
Rady JCC, 123 Doncaster Street- Adult Lounge
7:30 pm
To register please call 204-477-7510 or visit

Optimizing Sleep Quality: How Athletes Can Overcome Sleep Disruptions to Ensure a Good Night's Sleep
February 20th, 2020
Sport Manitoba Fitness Centre
6:30-7:30 pm
To register please visit

Surviving Your Loved One's Chronic Pain- An Information Session for People with Chronic Pain and Their Families
February 25, 2020
Reh-Fit Centre- 1390 Taylor Ave
7:00-8:00 pm

2019 Public Presentations
Where Have You Been? Conversations About Anxiety and School Refusal.
September 16th, 2019
Reception Time: 6:00 pm in Room 200
Remarks: 6:30 pm
Presentation and Panel Discussion: 7:00 pm in Room 290 Lecture Hall
Location: Room 200 and Room 290, Education Building, 71 Curry Place

Learning tips on how to support an adult loved one recovering from a Mental Illness & ways to take care of yourself
October 23rd & October 30th, 2019
280 Booth Drive- Room 209- 2nd Floor
5:00-7:00 pm

Parenting Tips for Picky Eating
November 13th, 2019
ACCESS Winnipeg West- 280 Booth Drive- Room 209
6:00-8:00 pm

Practical Facts about Mental Health
November 14th, 2019
280 Booth Drive- Room 209- 2nd Floor
1:30-3:00 pm