Dr. Kathy H. Short
Director of School Mental Health ASSIST, Canada
Dr. Kathy Short is a Clinical Child Psychologist with research and practice interests that focus primarily on school mental health promotion, knowledge mobilization and implementation science. Before becoming director of School Mental Health ASSIST, she spent 12 years as the Manager for the Evidence-Based Education and Services Team (E-BEST) at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board. Kathy is Chair for the Mental Health Promotion, Prevention, and Early Intervention Work Group for Ontario’s Mental Health and Addictions Leadership Advisory Council.