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A motherhood issue: discourses on mothering under duress  
http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/pubs/pubspr/0662326791/index_e.html
Analyzes the policy discourse as it pertains to women in three situations of mothering under duress (women who use substances, mothers who are subjected to violence and women who experience mental illness). (See Details)
Published: 2002
Hospital mental health services in Canada: 2003-2004  
http://secure.cihi.ca/cihiweb/dispPage.jsp?cw_page=PG_575_E&cw_topic=575&cw_rel=AR_364_E
Presents information on general hospital readmissions and their relationship to seven diagnosis categories of mental illness. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Gender disparities in mental health  
http://www.who.int/mental_health/media/en/242.pdf
Examines current evidence regarding rates, risk factors, correlates and consequences of gender disparities in mental health. (See Details)
Counselling and mental health care of transgender adults and loved ones  
http://www.vch.ca/transhealth/resources/library/tcpdocs/guidelines-mentalhealth.pdf
Addresses trans-specific elements of mental health practice, including assessment, care planning, and treatment, to assist clinicians providing mental health services in the community setting. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Working with mental illness guidebook
Dispels myths about mental illness as part of Mental Illness Awareness Week and focuses on how stigma against mental illnesses affects the work place and the many dimensions of work issues.
Published: 2000
The last sisters: health issues of women with disabilities  
http://dawn.thot.net/cgill_pub.html
Discusses particular concerns for women with disabilities, including abuse, mental health, disability policy, access, gender inequity, service barriers, invalidation of sexuality and reproductive health, medical negligence, depression and suicide. (See Details)
Published: 2002
About mental health and mental health problems  
http://www.camh.net/About_Addiction_Mental_Health/Multilingual_Resources/english_about_mentalhealth.pdf
Looks at mental health, and what can contribute to mental health problems. Describes the types of mental health problems and where to get help in the Toronto region. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Estronaut: a forum for women's health  
http://www.estronaut.com
Provides Internet-based communications and information services on women's health topics to the consumer. (See Details)
Report of the APA task force on the sexualization of girls  
http://www.apa.org/pi/wpo/sexualization.html
Looks at the proliferation of sexualized images of girls and young women in advertising, merchandising, and media, and explores the cognitive and emotional consequences, consequences for mental and physical health, and impact on development of a healthy sexual self-image. Also has a section on what parents can do. (See Details)
Published: 2007
Gender and women's mental health  
http://www.who.int/mental_health/prevention/genderwomen/en/
Examines the gender disparities in mental health issues. Details gender-specific risk factors and gender bias. (See Details)