Hamed Dar has worked in the health and social service industry for nearly a decade. He started by building youth and recreation programs for city-wide and provincial programs and then transitioned into the mental health, disability, and neurodiversity programming. He completed his studies in Cognitive Science, and minored in Buddhist Psychology and Mental Health. He has also dabbled and trained in the dramatic arts, improvisation and just general buffoonery. Recently he has earned his PMP designation, managing and building high-budget community based programs Ontario wide, while consulting as an Inclusion and Diversity coordinator for various NPO’s. He has lead workshops and talkbacks on various subjects such as cognitive science, mental health, unconscious bias, neuro-diversity and integration of self-care wellness principles. He brings all these skills and more within his role as a Program Associate, and endeavors to uphold kindness, compassion and humor as the baseline for all his work.
Oh, and he also works as an actor 🙂Back to Our People