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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2 Victoria police officers hurt while arresting man under the Mental Health Act – BC

Two Victoria police officers were injured while arresting a man having a mental health crisis on Sunday. According to police, officers had been called

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CFL QB Mike Reilly sharing mental health battle to break down stigma

One of the CFL’s toughest players says he’s no longer afraid to face his mental health.  More than a year and a half after

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Jurors with PTSD advocate for greater mental health support during, after trials – National

When Tina Daenzer was selected to be on the trial jury of Paul Bernardo, the judge cautioned those on the panel that the evidence

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Nova Scotia’s first mental health walk-in clinic offers immediate help

A Halifax health centre is tackling long waits for mental health care by opening the province’s first mental health walk-in clinic. The idea is

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B.C. police have become de facto mental health workers, expert panel says

An expert panel that looked at 127 people who died within 24 hours of police contact says police in B.C. are a de factor part

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U of T students raise concerns about mental health resources at school after suicide – Toronto

TORONTO – A recent suicide at Canada’s largest university has students sounding the alarm about what they perceive as a dearth of campus resources

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