Peer Support Specialist with the MOBYSS team for Canadian Mental Health Association in York Region and South Simcoe.
Emily is a Peer Support Specialist and Registered Social Service worker for the Canadian Mental Health Association. Emily is passionate about working with youth and to be a part of the MOBYSS team. Emily has an educational background in both Social Service Work and Personal Support Work, and completed courses in Child Development and Philosophy of Children. Her goals are to promote the safety and well-being of the youth she will work with using empowerment and a person-centered approach.
I really didn't understand why I was so sad all of the time. It was a whirlwind of overwhelming emotions of loneliness, frustration and annoyance with everything. It's these times when you need to recognize what's happening with yourself and discover and use the tools to help you get through it.