Mental Health Awareness

Five Tips for Mental Health Wellness at Work

Deri Latimer | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Business
Deri Latimer

Next week is Mental Health Week. So, take some time this month and look around your workplace. Ask yourself how you are doing. Ask your staff, co-workers, leaders, clients and suppliers how you are doing. Then, decide which of these 10 tips you might be able to begin implementing right away.

What Mental Health Needs More Than Science

Andrew Boozary | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada
Andrew Boozary

The idea that social injustice can drive a health gradient is becoming a bigger facet of medical education in Canada. How are we trained to embrace the culpability of mental illness? Are we relying too much on a neuronal pathway, genetic cause or even a drug to legitimize disease?

Creating Young Game Changers in 2013

Deri Latimer | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Impact
Deri Latimer

I am on a mission. My mission is to increase the messaging and information about positive mental health. I believe that the more we practice positive mental health, every day, the less chance there is that negative, debilitating, fateful thoughts, feelings or actions will transpire. There simply will not be room for those thoughts, feelings, and actions to take over.

Danny "Hurricane" Halmo E-Bikes Canada For "Food-Raising Tour"

CBC | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Impact

A man attempting to be the first person to ride an electric bike across Canada was in Sudbury Friday as part of his Mania In Motion tour. Danny "Hu...

The Most Common Mental Health Misconceptions

Arthur Gallant | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Living
Arthur Gallant

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto launched an awareness campaign today in the hopes of bringing attention to the stigma those with mental illness face to help defeat it. The ads quote some of the most common things those of us with mental illness hear. These are the ones I encounter most frequently.

Not Feeling Yourself? You're Not Alone...

Natasha Koifman | Posted 06.03.2012 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

When was the last time you weren't feeling like yourself and responded honestly when asked how you were doing? I rarely do... I say I'm good or fine when I'm really not. I'm not sure why I'm not honest about it...