Mental Health Find the latest releases covering all aspects of mental health, including diagnosis, treatment, and long-term care solutions. Get information regarding educational, and awareness campaigns, community outreach programs, fundraising efforts, and charity benefit events. Learn about the most recent research studies and clinical trials in the field of mental health. Also included are releases on substance abuse treatment and recovery options and programs.

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00:05 ET New results from CFHI: Innovative program improves patient access to specialist medical advice in primary care across Canada

OTTAWA, July 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI), in partnership with Canada Health Infoway, the College of...


Jul 17, 2019, 15:22 ET AAIC® 2019 Highlights New Research Showing Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Environmental and Genetic Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

Research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggests adopting multiple healthy lifestyle...


Jul 14, 2019, 11:00 ET Lifestyle Interventions Provide Maximum Memory Benefit When Combined; And May Offset Elevated Alzheimer's Risk Due To Genetics, Pollution

New research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggests healthy lifestyle choices —...


Jul 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Spectrum Therapeutics partners with Canadian Mental Health Association's Not Myself Today® initiative

SMITHS FALLS, ON and TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Spectrum Therapeutics ("Spectrum"), the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) ...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:45 ET Professional Hypnosis Conference Attracts Worldwide Participants

The National Guild of Hypnotists will convene their 32nd Annual Convention and Educational Conference on August 9th -11th in Marlborough,...


Jul 08, 2019, 13:26 ET Media Alert: Prime Minister Trudeau to talk election priorities with Canada's Teachers

OTTAWA, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - In advance of the 2019 Federal Election, the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF/FCE) welcomes Prime Minister Justin...


Jul 08, 2019, 12:30 ET Canada's Premiers to discuss economic growth, trade and health care as Saskatchewan hosts Summer Meeting of Canada's Premiers

SASKATOON, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers will meet July 9-11 at the Delta Bessborough Hotel in Saskatoon. "It is an honour to welcome my...


Jul 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Veterans Affairs Canada announces funding for Shaping Purpose

$750,000 from the Veteran and Family Well-Being Fund supports study to assess Shaping Purpose program for transitioning Veterans and their domestic...


Jul 03, 2019, 08:00 ET Morneau Shepell wins Canadian HR Reporter 2019 Readers' Choice Awards

Morneau Shepell recognized as top service provider in four categories TORONTO, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Morneau Shepell is happy to announce it has been...


Jun 27, 2019, 07:00 ET PAO Applauds Ontario Government for Recognizing First-Ever PTSD Awareness Day

TORONTO, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Today marks an historic step forward in building mental health awareness in Ontario with the proclamation of the...


Jun 26, 2019, 09:25 ET Government of Canada Announces Funding to Support the Mental Health of Black Canadians

New projects will help Black Canadian communities design culturally focused mental health programs BRAMPTON, ON, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's...


Jun 26, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - Minister of Health to announce support to promote mental health for Black Canadians/

BRAMPTON, ON, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will announce Government of Canada funding...


Jun 25, 2019, 15:00 ET UPDATE - Notice to the media - Minister of Health to announce support to promote mental health for Black Canadians

Please note that the location of the event has been changed BRAMPTON, ON, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal...


Jun 25, 2019, 12:15 ET Government of Canada supports survivors of gender-based violence in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Ending gender-based violence is crucial if we are serious about giving everyone the same opportunities to join and...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:03 ET Memory Bridge Documentary Airs on Amazon PRIME that Reveals New Way to Communicate With People Who Have Dementia Featuring Celebrated Canadians Jean Vanier and Dr. Sue Johnson.

A new documentary "Love Is Listening: Dementia Without Loneliness" was released on Amazon PRIME on June 26 featuring celebrated Canadians, Jean...


Jun 21, 2019, 10:09 ET Statement from Minister Goodale on the passage of Bill C-83 to strengthen federal corrections and keep communities safe

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness issued the following...


Jun 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Unifor Social Justice Fund and Save the Children launch mental health program for children in Cat Lake

TORONTO, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Unifor Social Justice Fund has donated $100,000 to Save the Children Canada to launch the 'Journey of Hope'...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:00 ET Raising of the Pride and Transgender Flags on Parliament Hill

OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada believes that diversity is one of Canada's greatest strengths. Today, the Special Advisor to...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:17 ET First of its Kind, Private Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Centre in Western Canada Opens on Vancouver Island

First private stand-alone inpatient mental health services in Western Canada VICTORIA, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today marks the grand opening of...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:10 ET Canada's National Dementia Strategy is Bold and Balanced

Persons with dementia were active participants CALGARY, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Dementia Advocacy Canada applauds the inclusion of people living with...


Jun 18, 2019, 05:00 ET New study finds 62% of business owners feel depressed at least once a week

Canadian Mental Health Association study supported by BDC takes pulse of entrepreneurs' well-being TORONTO and MONTREAL, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - ...


Jun 17, 2019, 13:13 ET Cam McAlpine, APR awarded the CPRS Shield of Public Service for dedication to mental health advocacy

EDMONTON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) has awarded Cam McAlpine, APR the 2019 CPRS Shield of Public Service for ...


Jun 17, 2019, 10:00 ET Roche Diabetes Care unveils a national survey reporting that people living with diabetes deal with a significantly higher level of stress

Roche and mySugr join forces to reduce the stress level of Canadians living with diabetes MONTREAL, June 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - To better understand ...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:49 ET The Government of Canada Releases Canada's First Dementia Strategy

Strategy places people living with dementia and caregivers at its core TORONTO, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Dementia is having a significant and growing...


Jun 17, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - Minister of Health to make announcement on dementia/

TORONTO, June 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will announce new Government of Canada actions to...