September 27-29, 2023 | Pittsburgh, PA
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September 27-29, 2023
Director of Infant, Child and Youth Mental Health, Yorktown Family Services
David O’Brien has over 25 years of experience working in the field of child, youth, and young adult mental health within various front-line and managerial roles. David has co-founded several inter-organizational network system delivery services programs for child and youth mental health including; the ‘what’s up’ walk-in, H.I.P.S. (Human. Trafficking, Prevention. Strategy), and supported the development of YouthCan IMPACT, pathways between emergency departments and community mental health and trauma treatment programs for survivors of violence. David co-leads a national complex care case consultation group and supports organizations with program design, program implementation, and clinical model implementation. David has co-designed a program that supports young adults involved with, or on the pathway toward violent extremism. His formal education background is in the areas of Child and Youth Worker, a Masters’s in Counselling Psychology, and a Masters’s in Business Administration. David is a media resource for CTV News, CBC News, and various mainstream news outlets.