by Michael-Jane Levitan, Special Advisor in the Office of Transformative Global Health at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
(L to R) Ati Max Beauvoir and Akwatu Khenti
Upon touching down in Port-au-Prince, our Office of Transformative Global Health (OTGH) team travelled across bumpy roads, past UN headquarters, and headed towards the mountains. Read more
Photo: Students, by Bart Everson on Twitter, CC
By Jessica Bodach, National Youth Advisory Committee (NYAC) Member
Youth to Youth – Building Resilience
Back to school season is looming as the summer quickly approaches its end. Whether you are dreading your return to school or welcoming it there is no time like the present to prepare yourself for a new school year. Here are five strategies to keep in mind that can help build your mental and emotional resilience as you face a new school year: Read more
People with depressive or anxiety disorders often combine complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies with medications to self-treat symptoms. CAMH’s Dr. Arun Ravindran, Chief of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Service, and Tricia da Silva, researcher in the program discuss their recent review of natural practices and mental illness.