"Culture and Mental Health"
Cindy del Villar, M.S.W. Youth & Family Counsellor, Rapport Youth and Family Services
Michael Taylor, Mental Health Professional & Former Manager of Spiritual Care, Centre for Addication and Mental Health
Imam Michael AbdurRashid Taylor holds a Master of Theological Studies degree from Regis College of the University of Toronto and is a graduate of the Rotman School of Management's Leadership Development Program. Michael has held varied positions including management roles with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Ontario Multifaith Council.
His varied experience in institutions and as an Organizational Development Leader spans over 20 years. Imam Taylor is the current Secretary of the Canadian Council of Imams and is the recently appointed, Ontario Regional Chaplain for the Correctional Services of Canada.
Michael’s experience includes many years working with people living with mental illness and addictions, and he is the Director of Islamic Chaplaincy Services Canada.”
Culture and Mental Health: Report
By interns Humda & Rebecca