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On World Children’s Day, Let’s recognize That Children’s Rights Include Mental Health

"On World Children’s Day, let’s recognize that children’s rights include mental health," by André Plamondon, Université Laval; Nicole Racine, L’Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa, and Tracy Vaillancourt,…

Mental Health Needs To Be A Cornerstone Of Equity

"Mental health needs to be a cornerstone of equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives," by Keshav Krishnamurty, York University, Canada Equity, diversity and inclusion programs have become…
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Imagine Yourself ~ Situational Mental Health

Now is the time for all of us to develop our mental health capacity to thrive Developing our capacity to thrive through learning the skills…

Employers Need To Prioritize Employee Mental Health

"Employers need to prioritize employee mental health if they want to attract new talent," by Stephen Friedman, York University, Canada Canadian employers are currently facing significant…
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Girls Are In Crisis — And Their Mental Health Needs To Be Taken Seriously

"Girls are in crisis — and their mental health needs to be taken seriously" by Alexe Bernier, McMaster University An article in the Washington Post recently…

Are You Under Digital Distress?

"Are you under digital distress? 3 ways tech triggers may be affecting your mental health" by Brittany Harker Martin, University of Calgary Mental Health Week, which…

The Fallout From Mental Health Stigma

  "The Fallout From Mental Health Stigma" By: Sonia Devine What is Stigma? Stigma is the use of stereotypes and labels when describing someone, and it…

Childhood Adversity Is A ‘Cause Of Causes’ Of Adult Illnesses And Mental Health Problems

"Childhood adversity is a ‘cause of causes’ of adult illnesses and mental health problems" by Robert Maunder, University of Toronto and Jon Hunter, University of Toronto…

How To Be Poor In Spirit Despite How Much Money You Have

Poor: In pocket or in spirit? Which are you or are you both? That is a question I asked myself some years ago. And the…

Americans Are in a Mental Health Crisis – Especially African Americans. Can Churches help?

"Americans are in a mental health crisis – especially African Americans. Can churches help?" by Brad R. Fulton, Indiana University Centuries of systemic racism and everyday…