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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

Bio: Kristina Hulton



Kristina Hulton, Health and Wellness Specialist (Ontario)

Kristina Hulton has been promoting wellness for the past 18 years.  She has developed strong facilitation skills during her tenure as a professor in the Fitness & Health Promotion Programs at both Loyalist College and St. Lawrence College as well as acting as a course conductor for the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology. Currently, Kristina is a Workplace Wellness Specialist at St. Lawrence College in the Corporate Learning & Performance Improvement Department. Kristina’s efforts helped St. Lawrence College achieve the “Gold Award” from KFL&A Health Unit for workplace wellness initiatives in 2012 & 2013.  Kristina specializes in helping police organizations develop psychological health and wellness programs. 

Kristina is a trained Co-Active Coach© through Coaches Training Institute and has utilized her coaching skills to develop customized psychological health & safety programs for police organizations. She has developed psychological health and safety management training workshops, front-line officer psychological wellness programs and she is also the Principal Investigator for an applied research project “Developing and implementing a comprehensive management training program that supports and promotes psychological health & safety in policing.”

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