Mentally Ill Canada

WATCH: Harper Gets Emotional Announcing New Crime Laws

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Politics

BURNABY, B.C. - Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced legislation Friday that places new restrictions on violent offenders deemed not criminally res...

Mentally Ill More Likely To Be Arrested And Harmed By Police: Study

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia study suggests about 40 per cent of people with mental illness have been arrested at some point during their lifetime.T...

Has Our Mental Health System Gone Mad?

Marvin Ross | Posted 05.02.2012 | Canada
Marvin Ross

The Canadian Psychiatric Association just released a position paper with recommendations to improve the system. Psychiatrists are so fed up with the regressive way our society treats those with serious mental illness that they are speaking up and making demands on behalf of some of the most vulnerable in our society.