Child Mental Health

Are Schools Breaking Up Friends?

Lydia Lovric | Posted 11.05.2014 | Canada Living
Lydia Lovric

On the first day of school when the class list was posted, I was shocked to discover that my son had absolutely zero former classmates in his class. None. Not one. Across the playground, there were quite a few other kids in tears after discovering that their best or closest friends would not be in their new class, either.

Finally Working Together on Mental Health

Arthur Gallant | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Living
Arthur Gallant

We will always have our differences but for the first time in a long time I truly felt like those who have the ability to create change in the mental health system will do so. And now more then ever the powers that be will involve the true stakeholders: the consumer advocates. We are all going to work together.

The Cost Of Mental Illness To Canadians: 6 Facts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2012 | Canada Living

A new national mental health strategy for Canada will be released this week. Here's a look at the mental health issue by the numbers: (Text version...