OACAS welcomes,  Christine Riedel as our new Provincial School Attendance Counsellor!

The 2018 Niagara Conference was well attended!  We look forward to seeing you all at our annual conference in 2019.  Stay tuned for furher details! 

Dr Ungar walks us through some resiliency exercises. 

                                        Dr. Ungar walks Participants through a resiliency exercise.  


Interested in booking a training session? See below for the current course calendar.



Attendance Counsellors' Certification Courses 2018



July 11-12, 2018 **CANCELLED


The course information does change from time to time based on instructor availability and registration numbers. Please visit often to stay current.

 If you are interested in taking our course please contact Course Coordinator Suzanne Smith (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (cost is $400/2 days).

*We are now offering a student and group rate, 5 or more from the same board or agency $375/participant.


**Please note that if there are not sufficient numbers to run a course, it will be cancelled.




Coalition for Children and Youth Mental Health
Response to Consultation on the Next Phase in Ontario's Education Strategy - Nov. 2013
Members can download and read the response at /downloads/Documents For Members/CYMH Response to Consultation on Eduction Strategy.



Funding For SAL Students

 Members can download the Ministry Memo to find out the particulars.  Go to the download area download/document for members/Funding For SAL Students.



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