Whether it’s texting on a phone or talking in person, starting conversations about mental illness is the aim of Bell Let’s Talk Day on January 28. Across the country, people will take to their phones and social media accounts to raise money and make a statement about the importance of mental health to Canadians. And CAMH is part of that conversation. Check out this video to hear what CAMH will be taking about on Bell Let’s Talk Day. Read more
The holiday season is a time of celebration, and you may be planning to host a get-together with family and friends. CAMH has developed ten tips* for hosting a party, to help keep you and your loved ones safe this holiday season. Read more
Are youth over-medicated? What constitutes good child psychiatry? What are the pros and cons of labelling? These are all topics that Dr. Marshall Korenblum, Chief Psychiatrist at the Hincks-Dellcrest Centre for Children and Families, will address as the keynote speaker at the On Our Minds: Youth Mental Health symposium on Saturday, November 16 as part of this year’s Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival. Read more
In a country of relative wealth, the fact that 1 in 8 Canadian families struggle to get enough food comes as a shock. This Q&A, with food policy and food systems expert Dr. Catherine Mah, takes a close look at how food insecurity affects Canadians, and what we can do about it. Read more
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital, as well as one of the world's leading research centres in the area of addiction and mental health.
We combine clinical care, research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform the lives of people affected by mental health and addiction issues.