World Mental Health Day: COVID-19 has led to increase in psychological symptoms and people seeking help – Vancouver Sun

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Health Health The good news is, there is lots of help available and it’s easy to access virtually. Author of the article: Gordon McIntyre With World Mental Health Day being marked this weekend, Dr. Lakshmi Yatham, head of psychiatry at the University of B.C., says studies show COVID-19 has had a huge impact on our mental health. Photo by…….

Bringing the focus on mental health of kids – The Tribune

Orchids — The International School will observe Mental Health Month from October 10 to spread awareness about  “Mental Wellbeing post-Covid”. Orchids will be organising a series of events between October 10 and November 10, 2021 with all students, parents, and teaching and non-teaching staff and their families.

To raise awareness among stude…….

Apparel biz promotes mental health – The Sudbury Star

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Five per cent of profits will be donated to CAMH Author of the article: Colleen Romaniuk  •  Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Publishing date: Oct 09, 2021  •  33 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation Samantha Fabiilli and Jennifer Santerre-Smith are launching their B-REAAL Be You apparel on Oct. 10, …….

World Mental Health Day – two thirds of Canadians believe we are in a mental health pandemic – insauga.com

By Glenn HendryPublished October 8, 2021 at 4:36 pm As Canadians begin to believe they can see the light at the end of the COVID-19 pandemic a new poll suggests we are on the brink of a new health emergency – a mental health pandemic.As Canada joins the World Health Organization (WHO) and countries around the globe in recognizing World Mental Health Day on Sunday, a new Ipsos poll conducted on …….

World Mental Health Day: COVID-19 has led to increase in psychological symptoms and people seeking help – The Province

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Health The good news is, there is lots of help available and it’s easy to access virtually. Author of the article: Gordon McIntyre Publishing date: Oct 08, 2021  •  34 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation With World Mental Health Day being marked this weekend, Dr. Lakshmi Yatham, head of psychiatry at the U…….

Benches promote connection, mental health for students and community – UM Today

October 8, 2021 — 

Two new benches that offer more than a place to rest were recently installed by the College of Nursing, coinciding with World Mental Health Day on Oct. 10.
The benches, funded by the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and a UM Success Through Wellness grant are located outside the main entrance of the Helen Glass Centre for Nursing and the…….

World Mental Health Day – Vancouver Coastal Health

As we approach World Mental Health Day on October 10, we collectively find ourselves in a challenging time, navigating uncertainty, fear, stress, burnout and grief as we move though yet another stage of this global pandemic.World Mental Health Day aims to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilize efforts in support of mental health and mental wellness. It recognizes …….

Sports psychologists: Price will help end the stigma around mental health in sports – Coast Reporter

No pain, no gain. “What a terrible phrase that we’ve used for many years to describe our athletes,” Gordon Bloom says of the saying that’s been thrown around the sports world since the 1980s — and sums up a lot of what’s still wrong with sports.
No pain, no gain.
“What a terrible phrase that we’ve used for many years to describe our athletes,” Gordon Bloom says of the saying that’s been t…….