Mental health

Mental health

AMI-Québec

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
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Advocacy
Community education/development
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

Forms a grassroots organization committed to helping families cope with the effects of mental illness through support, education, information and advocacy. Provides support groups, education programs, recovery workshops and speaker evenings.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-486-1448
Email Address: 
info@amiquebec.org
Website/URL: 
Tollfree Phone Number: 
Toll-Free: 1-877-303-0264
Street Address: 
5800 Boul. Décarie
City: 
Montréal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3X 2J5

Mental health for life (Urdu)

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Urdu
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Mental Health Association
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides, in Urdu, steps to take and suggestions on how to work towards and maintain good mental health.

Single motherhood and mental health: implications for primary prevention

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
William R Avison
Publisher: 
Canadian Medical Association
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Looks at research showing that single motherhood is associated with increased rates of affective disorder, poverty, and utilization of mental health services.

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Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Working together for women's mental health: a framework for the development of policies and programs: prepared by the Federal/Pr

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Government of Canada
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines women's mental health concerns in Canada, focusing on factors such as poverty and economic uncertainty, violence and sexual abuse, and gender discrimination and sex role stereotyping.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MENH.W67 1993

Respecting women's issues in mental health

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario Division
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses how to improve mental health services for women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Women, what do these signs have in common?: recognizing the effects of abuse-related trauma

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses traumas related to childhood experiences of physical, sexual or emotional violence, often referred to as "abuse-related trauma."

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0888683928
MENH.C46 2000

Women and mental health in New Brunswick: dealing with the consequences of sexism

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English
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Paper
Publisher: 
New Brunswick Advisory Council of the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Moncton, NB

Gives information on women and mental health in New Brunswick and provides recommendations to the health care system to examine how discrimination affects women's mental health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MENH.N49 1992

Culture and Mental Health Research Unit

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Organization Type: 
Educational Institution
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research

Conducts research on depression, anxiety and somatization among Canadian First Nations and Inuit peoples, immigrants and refugees, and in multicultural primary care settings.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-340-7549
Email Address: 
cmhru@mail.mcgill.ca
Fax Number: 
514-340-7503
Street Address: 
Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry 4333 chem de la Côte Ste-Catherine
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3T 1E4

Demonstrating progress: innovations in women's mental health

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Marina Morrow
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Describes and evaluates four mental health demonstration projects designed for women with chronic and persistent mental health problems in four difference communities in British Columbia.

ISBN/ISSN: 
BCCEWH MENH.M67 2003
ISBN 1894356292
ISSN 14817268
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

British Columbia Reproductive Mental Health Program

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Training
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Clinical or health care services

Serves women with psychiatric disorders specifically related to their reproductive cycle. Also assists women throughout the province through services in outpatient clinics, consultations, hospital visits, and community workshops.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-875-2424
Fax Number: 
604-875-3136
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-300-3088
Street Address: 
H2145-4500 Oak St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6H 3N1
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Updated December 2011
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