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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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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


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


In 2008, the Alberta government collapsed nine regional health authorities and three provincial agencies (Alberta Mental Health Board [AMHB], the Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission [AADAC] and the Alberta Cancer Board) into one organization called Alberta Health Services. See:

Alberta’s Ministry of Health and Wellness provides the funding and policy at the systems level. See:

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
To find a doctor in Alberta contact the College at (780) 423-4764 or 1-800-561-3899.

Alberta College of Physicians and Surgeons Medical Directory
You can search their directory for a doctor using location or by special interest. This is not a complete listing by does include over 1,400 Alberta physicians.

The Support Network
400, 10025-106 Street
Edmonton, AB  T5J 1G4
Phone: (780) 482-0198
Fax: (780) 488-1495
Distress Line (24 hour) 780-482-4357

CMHA Alberta Division
328 Capital Place
9707 - 110 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5K 2L9
Phone: (780) 482-6576
Fax: (780) 482-6348
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Psychologists’ Association of Alberta

Schizophrenia Society Of Alberta
5th Floor, 9942-108 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2J5
Phone: (780) 429-7880
Toll Free in Alberta Phone: 1-800-661-4644
Fax: (780) 422-2800

The Organization For Bipolar Affective Disorders Society OBAD
1019 - 7th Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
T2P 1A8
Phone: (403) 263-7408

Toll Free 1-866-263-7408

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