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Canadian Mental Health Association on Reconciliation and Mental Health
Jun 21st, 2021

Toronto, ON June 21, 2021: The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is deeply troubled by the findings of the remains of 215 children in unmarked and undocumented graves at a…

Beneath the Surface: Self-Care Myths and Facts
Jun 15th, 2021

Over the years, we’ve seen a steady increase in mental health awareness. More and more, we’re hearing and talking about wellness, mindfulness, therapy, stress management and self-care. Guest post from…

CMHA recognizes Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day
Jun 14th, 2021

On June 15, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), [branch] joins organizations across Canada in recognizing Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day. This annual event aims to normalize conversations about mental health…

CMHA celebrates Seniors Month
Jun 2nd, 2021

CMHA Halton Region Branch joins individuals and organizations across Ontario to celebrate Seniors Month in June. Seniors Month is a time to salute and appreciate the enormous contributions seniors and…

Opioid-related deaths at all-time high
May 20th, 2021

New information released by The Ontario Drug Policy Research Network (ODPRN), the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario/Ontario Forensic Pathology Service and Public Health Ontario shows that 2020 was…

Overgeneralizing: How “always” and “never” can take over
Apr 20th, 2021

“Oh no! I forgot to call that person back! I always forget everything. I’m never going to remember to call anyone.” Does this sound like you or someone you know?…

“How I ended up as a 47 year-old man with a bullet in his head and bag full of prescription medications”
Apr 8th, 2021

Clint Malarchuk: former NHL goalie. Not just any goalie, but the one who experienced a horrific accident in 1989 when he had his neck sliced by a wayward skate during…

Third poll in CMHA Ontario series indicates mental health impact of COVID-19 at all-time high
Mar 22nd, 2021

(Toronto, March 15, 2021) – As we mark the one-year anniversary of the province’s COVID-19 emergency declaration, a new survey is highlighting alarming trends that indicate the pandemic’s strain on…

Everything Is Not OK: 74% of Ontarians experiencing increased mental health and substance use challenges during the pandemic
Mar 10th, 2021

Province’s mental health leaders launch Everything Is Not OK campaign calling on governments to take immediate action TORONTO, ON (March 9, 2021) – Ontario’s leading mental health and addiction organizations…

Service during the pandemic: Highlighting our Free Call-In Counselling
Mar 5th, 2021

Check out this document highlighting how we are providing vital service during the COVID-19 pandemic with our Free Call-In Counselling program.

CAMH, CMHA and CSC Partner to Implement Pan-Canadian Suicide Prevention Service
Feb 4th, 2021

Collaboration brings together existing suicide prevention services and advocates for a national, three-digit phone number February 4, 2021 (Toronto) – Now more than ever, people in need of immediate mental health…

The Enchanted Forest
Feb 3rd, 2021

Where the Refreshing Benefits of Nature Meet the Nurturing Words of a CYC Guest post by Kathryn Small, CYC (Child and Youth Care)   Hello!  And welcome to the Enchanted…

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