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On Aging: Canadian Conversations – Movember – Men’s Mental Health Awareness with Dr. Corey Mackenzie
November 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:30 am PST
On Aging Canadian Conversations is a twice monthly series featuring discussions with thought leaders about timely topics on aging. Join us for the third and fourth Thursday of every month for a 30-minute break in your day to get informed and inspired.
The fifth episode this season will feature the work of Dr. Corey Mackenzie for Men’s Mental Health Awareness Month (Movember).
Corey Mackenzie, Ph.D., C. Psych., is a Clinical Psychologist, Professor and Director of Clinical Training in the Department of Psychology, Adjunct Professor in Psychiatry, and Research Affiliate with the Centre on Aging at the University of Manitoba. He has published 98 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters focusing on older adults’ mental health. Using both primary quantitative and qualitative methods, and secondary analyses of national population surveys, research in his Aging & Mental Health Lab aims to: (a) understand how age affects mental health, (b) enhance older adults’ access to mental health services, and (c) help individuals cope with stress when caring for older adults with dementia.