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Stewart McKelvey – Focuses on Promoting Mental Health

Dave Gallson, MDSC Associate National Executive Director is very happy to announce that Stewart McKelvey has partnered with us on our Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign, raising awareness about mental health in their workplace.

Too often, people are afraid of talking about mental illness because of the stigma which is attached to [...]

Lakefield College Brings Attention to Mental Health Issues

I am very happy to announce that Lakefield College has partnered with us on our Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign, raising awareness about mental health at the school.
Too often, people are afraid of talking about mental illness because of the stigma which is attached to it. By displaying the blue elephant, people will either [...]

Wilkens Health & Safety Solutions Raises Workplace Mental Health Awareness

Phil Upshall MDSC National Executive Director is very happy to announce that Wilkens Health and Safety Solutions has partnered with us on our Elephant in the Room Anti-Stigma Campaign, raising awareness about mental health in their workplace.

Too often, people are afraid of talking about mental illness because of the stigma which is attached to it. [...]

APEC Digital Hub

APEC Digital Hub
Over 450 million people worldwide currently suffer from mental or neurological disorders while one in four individuals is affected at some point in his or her life.

This week, global efforts to address this challenge are put into the spotlight as APEC Executive Director Alan Bollard joins World Bank [...]

PTSD

The Mood Disorders Society of Canada (MDSC) will appear before the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security to examine occupational stress injuries, namely post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Phil Upshall, MDSC National Executive Dire
ctor, alongside Louise Bradley, MHCC President and CEO will jointly present to the Standing Committee on Public [...]

Western Hillel Cocktails for a cause EITR

Western Hillel (Hillel Association at Western University) hosted an Elephant In The Room Cocktails for Causes fundraising event raising $2,490.23. On behalf of MDSC and EITR thank you so much for the effort to bring this campaign to the forefront of your fundraising goals [...]

Award for Mental Health Leadership

MDSC President, John Starzynski, Presents Clay Williams with the Mood Disorders Society of Canada, Marg Starzynski Award for Mental Health Leadership.

Clay, through the record setting Canal Pursuit run this year, exemplified personal dedication and leadership. Gaining strength from the personal experiences within his family, Clay and the Canal Pursuit team have greatly increased awareness of [...]

Feb 9, 2016

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) recently launched a new letter writing campaign on; www.Demandaplan.ca. During the last election, campaign supporters sent more than 40,000 letters to candidates across the country. Thank you partners for your support! The more we unite and voice concern, the likelier political leaders are to take action.

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