Social Worker, Forensic Outpatient Services
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
Brian Longmire is a Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. Brian recently completed his MSW degree from the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto where he completed the specialization in mental health and health. Brian completed his undergraduate degree in mental health studies and neuroscience, also at the University of Toronto. He is currently working as a social worker in the Forensic Outpatient Service at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. Prior to working at Ontario Shores, Brian was heavily involved with the Distress Centres of Durham and Toronto on their distress helplines as well as their suicide survivor support programs. As a suicide survivor, Brian is extremely passionate about eradicating the stigma associated with mental health concerns and mental illness, as this is an essential undertaking for ensuring that people are able to access the help they need.