Event Details

The Alex Panton Foundation is pleased to announce that our annual Youth Mental Health Symposium will take place on Saturday 22nd February 2020 in the ballroom at the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman.

Please note our online registration is now closed however you can still register on site at The Ritz from 12:00pm on Saturday 22nd of February.

  12:00 noon | Registration & Welcome Coffee

1:00pm | Welcome Remarks
Jane Panton | Chairperson, Alex Panton Foundation

1:10pm | Welcome Remarks
His Excellency Martyn Roper, OBE | Governor of the Cayman Islands

1:15pm | Opening Address
Hon. Dwayne Seymour, JP, MLA | Minister of Health, Environment, Culture and Housing

1:25pm | Youth Ambassador Panel
Youth Ambassadors | Jhadari Lumley | Cristin Jackson | Yoleiddy Cid-Paredes | Paxton McCoy
Moderated by | Bill LaMonte | National Board Science Teacher | Dr. Colleen Brown | OnCourse Cayman

2:05pm | Miss Cayman Islands World Remarks
Jaci Patrick | Miss Cayman Islands World 2019

2:10pm | How to “think” with your feet: Empowerment through facing your fears
Kevin Ashworth | Co-Founder & Clinical Director of NW Anxiety Institute

3:05pm | Coffee Break

3:20pm | The Power of Prevention: Zippy & Apple’s Social
Dr Catherine Day | Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Dr. Xenia Sotiriou | Therapist

4:05pm | 5 Myths about Youth Mental Health
Dr Marc Lockhart MD | Psychiatrist

4:50pm | Closing Remarks
Hailee Robinson | Deputy Chairperson, Alex Panton Foundation

4:55pm | Mocktails and Canapes

22 Feb
3rd Annual Youth Mental Health Symposium
  • Organized by: Alex Panton Foundation
  • Venue: Ballroom at the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman