Marion Cooper in the Executive Director of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) for Manitoba and Winnipeg. She also serves as the Executive Lead for Strategic Partnerships with the CMHA National supporting partnerships with Indigenous organizations and communities. She is a clinical social worker and mental health and addictions leader who has worked in the community sector in various positions since 1992. She was instrumental in establishing the mental health promotion delivery unit at the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. Marion is passionate about recovery, system transformation and innovation to advance mental health and well-being for the entire population.
Mental Health America understands that racism undermines mental health. Therefore, we are committed to anti-racism in all that we do. This means that we pledge to work against individual racism, interpersonal racism, and institutional racism in all their forms.