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What's New

Mar 4: Clara’s Big Ride for Bell Let’s Talk gets ready to roll in support of Canadian mental health (PDF)

Jan 16: The Canadian Research and Intervention Network (CDRIN) is holding a conference in Ottawa March 26 & 27, 2014. The theme is: 'Transforming Depression through Connections.' Visit CDRIN for more info.

Jan 16: The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health acknowledges a successful year of Workplace Mental Health (PDF)

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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)

Mar 25: Her Excellency Sharon Johnston to Speak at the Canadian Depression Research and Intervention Network Conference (News Release)

Dec 4: MDSC issues statement on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and suicide prevention in Canada (News Release

Nov 6: The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (CDSBEO) will participate in the Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign! (Press Release
 

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E-News Update

 

Oct 2013
(Link)

Topics:

- Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign goes International!
- Defeat Depression Mental Health Events Happen in October!
- Indivduals wanted!
- Defeat Depression Campaign Theme Song
- MDSC Joins forces with the Arthritis Society
- Workplace Mental Health
- MDSC voted 2013 Lead Charity bu Gamma-Dynacare
- CDRIN
- PTSD
- Bell Let's Talk Clara's Big Ride
- MDSC congratulates Movember
- MDSC supports Touched by Fire
- CAMIMH
- MDSC Partners
- Our Social Media Network
 

May 2013
(PDF)

Topics:

- MDSC Presents National Award to COPE at McMaster University
- 2nd Annual Pan-Canadian Defeat Depression Mental Health Campaign
- Defeat Depression Campaign Song
- MDSC Voted 2013 Lead Charity by Gamma-Dynacare and gives $25,000 donation
- Canadian Depression Research and Intervention Network
- PTSD
- MDSC Organization Strategy Session
- CAMIMH Champions Awards
- Elephant in the Room Campaign
- Mount Allison University Receives Award for Launching Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign
- MDSC Partners with CNA and MHCC
- MDSC Joins Forces with the Arthritis Society
- What BETTER Feels LIke
- Discussion Forum - Peer Support is Here to Help 
- Our Social Media Network
 

Dec 2012
(PDF)

Topics:

- Defeat Depression Mental Health Campaign
- Canadian Depression Research and Intervention Network
- PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
- Provincial Matters
- Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health
- Workplace Mental Health
- Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign
- The Criminal Code and "Not Criminally Responsible"
- What BETTER Feels Like
- Discussion Forum-Peer Support is Here to Help

Sept 2012
(PDF)

Topics:
- About Mood Disorders Society of Canada
- Defeat Depression Event a Huge Success!
- Stop the Stigma: Mental Health Webcast Series
- Canadians Living with Depression - New Network
- MDSC Leads Development of New PTSD Program
- Mental Illness Resources
- MDSC Research and Reports
- New National Mental Health Achievement Recognition Award
- What BETTER Feels Like
- Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Program Campaign
- Mental Illness Awareness Week
- Discussion Forum/Peer Support Here to Offer Help
- Social Media
- Supporting Mood Disorders Society of Canada

March 2012
(
PDF)

Topics:
- Defeat Depression Pan-Canaadian Awareness & Fundraising Event
- PTSD Out of Sight, Not Out of Mind: Report to Cnd Gov't
- What BETTER Feels Like
- COPE @ McMaster'
- Mental Illness Resources
- MDSC Forum
- Upcoming Conferences and Events
- MDSC Social Media
November 2011
(
PDF)
Topics:
- Mental Health Survey Report
- PTSD Event & Report
- Defeat Depression Events & Website
- Anti-Stigma Program
- Elephant in the Room Campaign
- Mental Illness Resource Distribution
- Social Media & Media Forum Outreach
- What BETTER Feels Like Project
- Collaborations & In the News
- Holiday Giving
August 2011
(PDF)

Topics:
- Pan-Canadian Survey
- MDSC/CMA Web-Based Anti-Stigma Program
- Finance Pre-Budget Submission
- Mental Health in Universities
- Improving Re-Integration Supports
- Fundraising & Awareness Events
- Aeroplan Charitable Pooling Program
- Workplace Mental Health
- Mental Illness Awareness Week
- Provincial Changes
May 2011
(PDF)

Topics:
- Ride Above Depression
- Free Your Spirit Piano Concert
- MDSC & CMA CME Web-Based Course
- MDSC Partners with Correctional Services Canada
- MDSC joins Neurological Health Charities Canada
- MDSC Presents at Conferences
- MDSC Improves Access to Website
March 2011
(PDF)


Topics:
- MDSC-CMA Anti-Stigma Project
- Building Bridges
- Mental Health in the Workplace
- Resource and Support Dissemination
- Discussion Forum
- Research
- Stigma & Discrimination Reduction Activities

 

 

 




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