Marysia Parry is a Special Projects Co-ordinator for Youth Employment Services YES Toronto and led the development of YES’s newest employment support resource: Empowering the Employment Sector to Serve Youth with Mental Health Issues. Marysia has a background in curriculum development and program coordination, and years of experience with classroom teaching, group facilitation, and one-on-one mentoring – all of which have influenced her methods of program development and implementation.
Robert Wharram is the Program Manager for the Lighthouse Project, This Way Ahead, and Starbucks at Youth Employment Services YES. Robert began with YES in 2015 as a front-line job developer in the first year of the Lighthouse Project, a program supporting youth with mental health issues obtain and maintain employment. As Program Manager, Robert works closely with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and is an advisory committee member for their annual “Employment and Education Info Fair.
Presenting a workshop on:
Empowering the Employment Sector to Serve Youth with Mental Health Issues