After a tense few weeks, Bill C-14 has passed and received Royal Assent in the House of Commons on June 17.
Registration is now open for the Mental Health For All Conference, an industry-wide event to be held on Sept. 29 and 30 which aims to benefit individuals and organizations across the mental health, mental illness and addiction sectors.
Medical assistance in dying is now legal in Canada, despite there being no legislation or regulations in place.
Social media was buzzing over the latest Talk Today announcement.
A June 6 deadline to have physician-assisted dying legislation in place has raised tensions in the House of Commons.
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) officially partnered on May 24, expanding the mental health and suicide-awareness program Talk Today.
Mental Health Week is gaining traction through traditional media channels and via social media, too.
Mental Health Week is finally here and Canadians are hearing CMHA’s call to GET LOUD for mental health by raising their voices to end mental health stigma.
A new Statistics Canada (StatsCan) study released this month shows that social determinants of health, specifically food security and housing, are significant factors for the mental health of First Nations living off-reserve.
Irene Merie, Chair of the Board of Directors for The Canadian Mental Health Association, is pleased to announce that Dr. Patrick Smith is CMHA’s new national CEO. With a PhD in clinical psychology, he brings considerable experience to this position, having worked in leadership roles in the mental health and addictions sectors for more than 20 years.