Adjunct Professor (Field Education), Faculty of Social Work and Director of Student Wellness, Access & Support, University of Calgary
Debbie Bruckner, MSW / RSW, in adjunct professor in the Faculty of Social Work and the Senior Director of Student Wellness, Access & Support at the University of Calgary since 2006.
She was active in developing and implementing the Campus Mental Health Strategy. She is passionate about student mental health and best practices. Debbie has been a sessional instructor in social work and women’s students. Previous to entry into post-secondary employment, Debbie was Executive Director of the Calgary Sexual Assault Centre for 10 years.
Even with a concerted response to improve mental health at universities, mental health crises still occur. The issue of suicide has been in the news lately, and students are looking to universities to respond. The...