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What's New

April 29, 2016 MEDIA ADVISORY CAMIMH  Canada’s Largest Mental Health Alliance to hold its annual Gala and Awards Ceremony in Ottawa.
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Announcement

We are pleased to announce a special Yuk Yuks Comedy Night in partnership of a novel program for treatment of PTSD in Military and First Responders.

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April 14, 2016
Mood Disorders Society of Canada is once again proud to be a marketing partner for the Conference Board of Canada's Better Workplace Confernce


Feb 16, 2016: MDSC and MHCC present a joint National Suicide Prevention and PTSD Treatment Plan.  Details of Pre-Budget Submission

Feb 16, 2016:Mental Health Opportunity for Canada, Canada selected to host “APEC Digital Hub for Best and Innovative Practices in Mental Health Partnerships” Details of Pre-Budget Submission

Feb 9, 2016: The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) recently launched a new letter writing campaign on; www.Demandaplan.caDuring the last election, campaign supporters sent more than 40,000 letters to candidates across the country. Thank you partners for your support! The more we unite and voice concern, the likelier political leaders are to take action.

Feb 3, 2016: The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is pleased to announce that the group’s 2015 advocacy campaign has been recognized among the best in the world by New York based PR News Magazine. Details

Feb 1, 2016: MDSC is very proud to announce that the Students’ Association of Keyano College @KeyanoSA, Facebook has partnered with MDSC on our internationally recognized Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign: Details

Jan 22, 2016: Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund is now receiving applications.

Bell today announced the launch of the $1-million annual Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund for 2016. Applications are now being accepted for grants for community-based mental health initiatives improving access to care around the country. More Info

Archives 

De-Stigmatizing Practices and Mental Illness: Nurses Working Together to Support Mental Health and Well-Being

De-Stigmatizing Practices and Mental Illness: Nurses Working Together to Support Mental Health and Well-Being

Supporters

 

Gamian MDSC is the only Canadian Associate Member of GAMIAN (Global Alliance of Mental Illness Advocacy Networks)
Aeroplan MDSC is a member of the Aeroplan Pooling Program and receives the donation of miles once a year. Contact the MDSC for details.
Bell

MDSC is proud to collaborate with Bell in anti-stigma initiatives.

NMHAC MDSC has been planning and collaborating with the Native Mental Health Association of Canada on a series of major national initiatives, including a comprehensive planning framework on cultural safety, relational practice and social inclusion to reduce labelling, discrimination, colonialism, racism and stigma.
  MDSC is a member of the Neurological Health Charities of Canada.

On September 29, 2011, at the University of Ottawa Medical and Health Science campus at the Ottawa Hospital, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Federal Minister of Health, announced nearly $6 million in federal contributions for ten research projects on neurological conditions. (photo // more info)
CDRIN is a partnership between Mood Disorders Society of Canada (www.mood
disorderscanada.ca
), the Mental Health Commission of Canada (www.mentalhealth
commission.ca
), and the Institute of Mental Health Research University of Ottawa, (www.imhr.ca).

CAMIMH Joins Forces with the Governor General to Move Forward for Mental Health




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