Resources: Mental Health
Anxiety Treatment and Research Centre:
St. Joseph’s Hospital
301 James St. S., 6th Floor
Hamilton, ON L8P 3B6
T: 905-522-1155 ext. 35337
Online referrals to treatment centres across Canada; links to helpful resources.
Training for various health practitioners; referrals to practitioners; information; research; online newsletter “CFTRE eNews.”
Canadian Mental Health Association:
1110-151, rue Slater Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5H3
Information brochures in English, French and other languages; workplace seminars on topics such as stress and depression; advice on issues such as the emotional impact of unemployment, secondary depression as a result of physical or mental illness and accommodation in the workplace for people with mental illness; workplace stress kit with video; back-to-work strategies; links to employment-focused mental health sites.
Publications, newsletters and an online family and consumer booklet on the assessment and treatment of schizophrenia.
CPA Performance Network presents organizations with the opportunity to meet world-class psychologists, both scientists and practitioners, through addresses at special events, annual conferences, workshops or training programs; journals including “Canadian Psychology,” “Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science,” “Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology,” “Psynopsis.”
Information kits; pamphlets; library and resource centre; training and workshops in suicide awareness and intervention; research on suicide-related issues; online workshop on aboriginal youth suicide prevention (River of Life).
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences:
McMaster University St. Joseph’s Healthcare
Centre for Mountain Health Services
Administration – J Wing
100 West 5th St.
Hamilton, ON L8N 3K7
T: 905-522-1155 ext. 36291
Information; articles; research.
Douglas Mental Health University Institute:
6875 LaSalle Blvd.
Montreal, QC H4H 1R3
Website’s “Mental Health Info” section provides simple, practical and reliable information on specific mental illnesses.
Information available by website, telephone or email; brochures and referrals to local organizations.
Reading materials; books; “Ask an Expert” tool; consultations on support groups, bipolar or mood disorders; public speaking engagements.
Telephone information; referrals to local resources; brochures; publications, support programs for families living with schizophrenia.
Veterans Affairs Canada:
Bag Service 4000
Kirkland Lake, ON P2N 3P4
Offers information about operational stress injuries, including anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder.