Take advantage of one-time special introductory pricing for our new week-long workshop on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy led by Dr. Sanjay Rao, MD, FRCPsych, MBA.Continue readingSpecial introductory pricing for our new week-long workshop on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy June 19-23 (English)
Congratulations to Steve Lurie, executive director of the Toronto branch of CMHA who was named to the Order of Canada on July 1st 2016 and inducted on May 12th 2017 at Rideau Hall.Continue readingCongratulations Steve Lurie!
This year more than ever in communities big and small across Ontario, people and organizations held events, wore green clothing and partnered with CMHA branches.Continue reading“Shine Green” campaign a great success!
This year, the CMHA Mental Health Week sub-theme is Sick of waiting: GET LOUD for mental health. We’re sick of waiting a year or more for access to a mental health professional.Continue readingSICK OF WAITING. GET LOUD FOR MENTAL HEALTH! CMHA Mental Health Week May 1-7
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA National) joins with the Centre for Suicide Prevention (CSP) in raising concerns about content in 13 Reasons Why, a recent Netflix series that depicts the suicide of a young woman, and its aftermath.Continue readingCMHA National Statement Responding to Netflix Series: 13 Reasons Why
Ninety per cent of Canadians support the creation of a federal government fund to help provinces and territories better meet mental health and addictions needs. This is according to a 2015 Nanos Research poll, commissioned by CMHA. 90 per cent! The demand for increased mental health funding has never been greater. In addition, CMHA is […]Continue reading#GetLoud for Increased Mental Health Funding
Time to work on your outside voice! Get ready to Get Loud this May 1-7 for the 66th annual CMHA Mental Health Week. This year, Canadians are getting loud to end wait times, because it takes far too long to get the mental health care we need, when we need […]Continue readingIt’s CMHA Mental Health Week! Get Ready to Get Loud!
CMHA Ottawa is very pleased to receive a contribution of $2,500 from Dillon Consulting to provide education and support for mental health in the workplace. The company has made a commitment and partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association over the past year as part of its 70th anniversary celebrations.Continue readingCMHA receives donation of $2,500 from Dillon Consulting
CMHA Ottawa’s newsletter, Healthy Minds, features our news and events and provides information about our training workshops. Sign up now at http://ottawa.cmha.ca/news/subscribe-to-our-healthy-minds-newsletter/. Click here to see our recent issues: Fall 2015 In order to minimize spam, a verification e-mail will be sent out. You will need to select the “Yes, subscribe me to this list” hyperlink […]Continue readingSubscribe to our Healthy Minds newsletter
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario is pleased that the federal government and the Government of Ontario have reached a health funding agreement, which includes new targeted funding over 10 years for investments in mental health care.Continue readingNew federal funding may help remedy historical deficits in mental health