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Category: Reports

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Mental Health and Substance Use During COVID-19: Spotlight On 2SLGBTQ+ Communities in Canada

It has been two years since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since October 2020, the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Canadian …

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An Evaluation of the Reducing Stigma and Promoting Recovery for Opioid Use e-learning course

A report describing our evaluation of the Reducing Stigma and Promoting Recovery of Opioid Use course using the OM-PATOS. The results suggest that this online …

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Mental Health and Suicide Prevention in Men – Evidence Brief

Of the estimated 4,000 suicide deaths in Canada each year, 75 per cent are men. Suicide is the country’s second leading cause of death for …

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Extended Mental Health Benefits in Canadian Workplaces: Employee and Employer Perspectives

Mental health problems in Canada are both common and costly (and have only increased during the COVID-19 pandemic). Yet the lack of mental health resources …

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Stepping Together for Digital Mental Health and Addictions Services

Stepped Care 2.0© is an approach to delivering mental health and addictions services that helps people access the right care at the right time, from …

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How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Affecting the Workforce: Retail and Hospitality Roundtable – Summary Report

The pandemic has profoundly impacted the mental health and well-being of people working in the retail and hospitality industry. Our October 2021 roundtable set out …

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Mental Health and Substance Use During COVID-19: Spotlight on Suicidal Ideation and Substance Use

COVID-19 continues to seriously impact mental health and substance use concerns People with substance use concerns are among those most likely to report thoughts about …

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Amplifying Black Experiences in Cannabis and Mental Health Research: Virtual Dialogue Series

After Health Canada provided funding to the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) in 2018 to explore the relationship between cannabis and mental health, one …

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The Time is Now: Considerations for a National Psychotherapy Program

The Psychotherapy Policy Implementation Network (PPIN) was a project created under a two-year contribution agreement between Health Canada and the Mental Health Commission of Canada …

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