Join CAMH as we celebrate National Nursing Week May 8-14 – a time to recognize the year-round dedication and achievements of our nurses who work in a variety of roles at CAMH from direct clinical care, advanced practice, management/leadership, to education, advocacy and research!
Here’s what’s coming up during the week:
Nurses of CAMH
Meet eight CAMH nurses from across the organization and read first-hand how they’re making a difference, and what motivates them to do the work that they do. Stay tuned to CAMH’s Instagram channel for all of these Humans of New York-inspired posts.
Meet nurses from the General Psychiatry Unit-Acute Care Unit (GPU-ACU) who are using team-based nursing to help patients on their fast-paced unit.
A nursing student’s experience in forensic mental health
York University nursing student Eugenia Anane reflects back on her placement at CAMH’s Forensic Secure Unit, and how CAMH is helping realize a childhood goal of working in forensic mental health. Read about her experience at CAMH.
Nursing Hero Awards
Nursing Heros: Commitment, compassion, leadership. It takes a special kind of person to excel at the specialty of mental health and addictions nursing. Meet five CAMH nurses who have been nominated for the Hospital News’ 10th Annual Nursing Hero Awards.
CAMH Video: Heroes of mental healthcare
During National Nursing Week we turn the spotlight on its heroes of mental healthcare -- CAMH nurses who are transforming the lives of the clients and patients they care for.