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CMHA National: National youth advisory council

Passionate about mental health? Want to make a difference? CMHA National is recruiting people in Canada aged 15-30 to apply to its national youth advisory council. Visit www.cmha.ca/youth for more info.    Background and Purpose With more than 75 per cent of mental health concerns emerging in early adulthood – between adolescence and early 20s […]

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Leading the Way in Psychological Health & Safety

In Canada, one in five people is living with a mental health problem or illness.  Those employed in the services sector are more likely to experience mental health issues. In October 2016, the Saskatchewan Government passed an amendment to the Workers’ Compensation Act, 2013 establishing a rebuttable presumption for those experiencing work-related psychological injuries.  This […]

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Mental Health at Work

Today in Canada one in five people are living with a mental health problem or illness.  The accommodation and food services, government services, and information and culture industries have the highest prevalence of mental illness.  Specifically, the accommodation and food services industry is one of the top three highest for generalized anxiety disorder and has […]

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