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.
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.ca. During 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
Department of Health and Wellness
This government site provides little in the way of information on how to access mental health services across the province. There is however, information on the roles and responsibilities of the Ministry regarding mental health services for consumers.
The Self Help Connection
This site will link you to self help groups across the province of Nova Scotia focused on depression, anxiety, manic depression etc. The Self Help Connection can also help you start a group if one is needed.
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia
This site features an easy to use search engine for physicians by specialty or location.
Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia
This site provides useful information on deciding if you could benefit from the services of a psychologist and how to access services.
Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Hospital
3456 Room 408-410, Fourth Floor
P.O. Box 1104
Simpson Hall (300 Pleasant Street)
Dartmouth, NS, B2Y 3Z9
Tel: (902) 465-2601
Toll Free: 1-800-465-2601 (In Nova Scotia Only)
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