Department of Psychiatry

Asante Haughton

Asante Haughton is passionate about positive social change, equality, and mental health. Asante has dedicated himself to endeavours aimed at building stronger communities. He is a poet, front-line worker, group facilitator, community outreach worker, researcher, and a speaker who believes in people, global inter-connectivity, and positive personal change. Having appeared on CBC’s, "The National", in the documentary, "Three Voices", and having spoken internationally in Canada, the United States, and most recently Colombia, Asante delivers a message of social awareness, social justice, community betterment, and above all, hope.