Mental Health

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Mar 12, 2019

This toolkit is aimed at helping people who are supervising and implementing peer roles to better understand peer support and its unique value proposition for mental health and addiction agencies so that they can support peer workers in unlocking the potential of this nascent profession in our communities.

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Mar 08, 2019

Dr. Peter Cornish and his team at Memorial University of Newfoundland developed Stepped Care 2.0 – a model of care that aims to reduce the burden of mental illness on society through more efficient self-corrective systems of care offering the low-est level of intervention intensity warranted by initial and ongoing assessments.

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Feb 26, 2019

Engagement, Empowerment, Equity: from theory to practice

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Feb 26, 2019

Dr. Peter Cornish and his team at Memorial University of Newfoundland developed Stepped Care 2.0 – a model of care that aims to reduce the burden of mental illness on society through more efficient self-corrective systems of care offering the low-est level of intervention intensity warranted by initial and ongoing assessments.

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Feb 26, 2019

This report was developed by the Housing, Health, and Justice Community of Interest, with support from Evidence Exchange Network (EENet). 

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Feb 25, 2019

This course aims to provide health care professionals with the key information and skills required to identify, assess and support refugees experiencing mental health problems. The training is practical and will build on the professional experience and knowledge of the learner groups.

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Jan 31, 2019

The webinar will highlight findings of the 2017 CAMH Monitor survey, the longest ongoing study of adult mental health and substance use in Ontario. In the past year, there were significant increases in the number of adults who reported cannabis use, self-rated poor mental health, thoughts of suicide, as well as taking more frequent mental distress days.

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Jan 23, 2019

Do you use the Ontario Common Assessment of Need (OCAN) or work in community mental health? Are you interested in different ways to improve quality within your organization?

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Jan 09, 2019

On January 7th, 2019, the Racialized Populations and Mental Health & Addictions COI hosted a think tank on Racialized Populations and Mental Health Court Diversion, to discuss the challenges and implications of being a racialized person going through the justice system. Over 120 participants joined in-person and via webinar, including service providers, case managers, mental health court support workers, persons with lived experience and family members, Legal Aid Ontario staff, Crown agency staff, police services staff, and other stakeholders.On January 7th, 2019, the Racialized Populations and Mental Health & Addictions COI hosted a think tank on Racialized Populations and Mental Health Court Diversion, to discuss the challenges and implications of being a racialized person going through the justice system. Over 120 participants joined in-person and via webinar, including service providers, case managers, mental health court support workers, persons with lived experience and family members, Legal Aid Ontario staff, Crown agency staff, police services staff, and other stakeholders.

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