Mood Disorders

 

What is
Depression?
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What is Bipolar Disorder?
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Workplace Mental Health
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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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Partnerships

Collaboration is a core MDSC operational principle. The Society fulfills its mandate through an active partnership approach that engages like-minded organizations in the public, private and voluntary sectors. The following represent the many organizations with which MDSC works in collaboration.

Brain Injury Association of Canada

Canadian Alliance for Mental Illness and Mental Health

Canadian Mental Health Association

Canadian Psychiatric Association

Canadian Psychological Association

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Institute for Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction

Mental Health Commission of Canada

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Schizophrenia Society of Canada

The Coalition for Access to Psychotherapy




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