Our stakeholders are providing critical perspectives and competencies across all phases of the CCMHS Project. Representing coaches, athletes, mental health practitioners, researchers, sport administrators and therapists, these stakeholders have an incredible wealth of experience and knowledge, bringing both breadth and depth to our team.

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Anna Abraham | Registered Psychotherapist | uOttawa Mental Health Coordinator

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Jennifer Bushell | Registered Kinesiologist |Athletic Therapist, 360Centre360

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Gary Goldfield | Registered Psychologist | Senior Scientist, CHEO Research Institute

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Paul Noble | Senior Manager, True Sport, Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport

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Shaunna Taylor | Chair, CSPA | Executive Director, PacificSport Okanagan Sport Centre


Roger Archambault | Vice-president of performance services, INS Québec

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Samantha DeLenardo | Co-Founder and President, SAMHI

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Patrick Grandmaître | Head Coach, uOttawa Men’s Hockey Team

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Kevin Rempel | 2013 World Champion and 2014 Sochi Paralympic bronze medalist

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 Penny Werthner | Dean, uCalgary Faculty of Kinesiology | Advisor, Canadian Olympic Committee

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Lindsay Bradley | Sport Medicine Physician, uCarleton Sport Medicine Clinic

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Carla Edwards | Sport Psychiatrist, Synergy Sport + Mental Health

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Göran Kenttä | Sport Psychologist, The Swedish Sports Confederation


Benoit Séguin | Director, uOttawa School of Human Kinetics

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Keana Bush | Youth Athlete |Employee, Lending Hand Smart Mortgage Solutions


Mario Gaetano | Educator, Ottawa Catholic School Board | Coach, uOttawa

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Zul Merali | President and CEO, Royal Ottawa Hospital IMHR


Danika Smith | uOttawa Student-Athlete Services and Compliance Officer