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What's New

Mental Health Education

combating stigma

This Web-Based Continuing Medical Education (CME) program entitled “Combating Stigma for Physicians and other Health Professionals”. This interactive online course intends to educate family physicians and specialists in the recognition of stigma related to mental illness.  The course is designed to provide participants with an opportunity to recognize attitudes and behaviours that could potentially lead to stigma as well as provide an example of a practical clinical approach to helping doctors, other healthcare professionals and patients. Course Information

Sept 19: Mental Health Fair in Hardisty aimed to open eyes and end stigma around depression and suicide (Link)

July 8: The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) has announced the five Canadians selected for the 12th annual Faces of Mental Illness campaign (PDF)

May 8: Canada-Wide Defeat Depression Campaign Encourages Members of Parliament to Get Involved (PDF)

Apr 16: Ipsos Canada partners with MDSC to feature Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign and Work With Us on national Wellness Boards. (PDF)

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Corporate Support

MDSC's Position Statement on Fundraising

Link to Article on Fundraising and Use of Canada Helps. org

 

The Mood Disorders Society of Canada has many valued corporate supporters and sponsors. People with mood disorders and their families honour these organizations’ generosity and their dedication to good corporate citizenship.

As an assurance to our members: The Mood Disorders Society of Canada does not seek financial support from any institution, corporation, or organization that has the potential to cause harm to our reputation or membership.

Corporate supporters and sponsors allow MDSC to create and complete specific projects where our mandate aligns with individual corporate goals.

In doing so, we are pleased to say that partners have agreed to our complete independence in pursuing our public education goals.

Specifically, we ask – and receive assurances – that:

MDSC honours its corporate supporters and partners through its various projects and publications.

To discuss how we can work together, contact us for more information:

The Mood Disorders Society of Canada

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Suite 736, 3-304 Stone Road West
Guelph, ON, N1G 4W4
(519) 824-5565

Or make a donation online by clicking on the Donate Now button.

 

The Mood Disorders Society of Canada is a member of Imagine Canada and voluntarily conforms to the Ethical Financial and Reporting Code to ensure that you will have complete confidence in MDSC’s management and reporting of our donations program.


 




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