Halifax mental health walk-in clinic project to resume thanks to government help – Halifax

A Halifax mental health walk-in clinic program, aimed at helping those who are marginalized, homeless or live with addictions, will soon be back up

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Nova Scotia’s Wellness Court focuses on mental health, addiction

Nova Scotia’s Wellness Court has gained momentum due to its emphasis on a defendant’s recovery rather than punishment. Ross Lord explains how it can

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Want to be happier in 2020? Make mental health a priority – National

Three weeks ago, you may have written down a list of new year’s resolutions with goals like “save $20 a week” or “meditate for

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‘A huge issue of mental health’: Researcher receives $80K grant to study history of hazing

For some, hazing is a rite of passage, a way to bond and be inducted into a group through a shared challenging experience. But

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Managing maternal mental health in winter months

The drop in temperature and sight of snow often signals the kickoff of fun winter activities. However, for new mothers, winter months can be

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Groundbreaking on Calgary mental health facility aimed at helping youth – Calgary

Construction is underway on a new mental health facility for youth in Calgary. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Friday morning for the Centre for

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Enhanced training for mental health calls on the way, says Edmonton police

Edmonton police plan to enhance training for frontline officers responding to mental health complaints. The move comes as a new report shows Mental Health Act

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28 per cent of men believe they could lose their job if they discuss mental health at work: study – National

Suicide remains the biggest cause of death for Canadian men under the age of 44, but new research by the Movember Foundation found that men

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Mental strength helped Bianca Andreescu win U.S. Open, former coach says

An Edmonton tennis coach says she’s proud of her role in developing Bianca Andreescu, who defeated Serena Williams at the U.S. Open on Saturday

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Alberta now has 1 year to fix its Mental Health Act after court rules it violates basic rights

Alberta has one year to overhaul its mental health law, after a court decision found that the existing rules allowed doctors to confine and medicate

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