Dec 4, 2013
Is smoking cannabis and driving the new drinking and driving?
CAMH to release the 2013 Ontario Student Drug Use and Health Survey (OSDUHS)
Dec 3, 2013
Alzheimer’s risk gene may begin to affect brains as early as childhood, CAMH research shows
Dec 2, 2013
Researcher from CAMH receives the 2013 Peter Lougheed/CIHR New Investigator Salary Award
examines the influence of genetic data in treating and preventing addictions read more...
Nov 27, 2013
CAMH: A Double Winner!
For the sixth year in a row, CAMH has been
selected as one of Toronto's
To read more...
Nov 26, 2013
With the Right Amendments, the Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act Can Support All
Nov. 26, 2013 - The Government of Canada announced yesterday that it will re-instate Bill C-54 (now re-num read more...
Nov 19, 2013
CAMH and Assurex Health launch joint venture to advance personalized medicine in Canada
TORONTO – November 19, 2013 –
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Canada’s leading hospital for
menta read more...
Nov 18, 2013
CAMH CEO a member of the new Ontario Health Innovation Council
TORONTO – November 19, 2013 –
The Ontario government today launched the Ontario Health
Innovation Coun read more...
Nov 13, 2013
Sudbury Welcomes CAMH’s Lab on Wheels Dedicated to Researching Mental Health
Nov 12, 2013
Researchers call for health care changes to help adults with developmental disabilities
November 12, 2013 – Adults with developmental disabilities such as autism and Down syndrome in Ontario are having a ha read more...
Nov 11, 2013
Alcohol and Cancer: From Policy to Action
Nov 1, 2013
Social Media and Sexual Violence Conference: Understanding Links to Students’ Mental Health and Well-being
Oct 28, 2013
Slaight Family Foundation Announces $50 Million in Donations to Five Toronto Hospitals
Oct 23, 2013
Mo-velous! CAMH programming for First Nations mental health receives support from Movember
23, 2013 - The power of read more...
Oct 10, 2013
ADHD Awareness Week - CAMH expert available for interview
Oct. 10, 2013 - It’s
normal for young people to occasionally be inattentive, easily distracted,
impulsi read more...
Oct 1, 2013
CAMH's Problem Gambling Institute of Ontario Launches New ProblemGambling.ca Community Forum
Oct 1, 2013 (Toronto) The Problem Gambling Institute of
Ontario (PGIO) at the Centre for Addiction and Me read more...
Sep 24, 2013
Ontario youth get cigarettes and alcohol from friends and family
September 24 - A survey conducted by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) shows that a majority of read more...
Sep 12, 2013
Public Health Strategies Needed to Address Large Burden of Mental Illness
September 11, 2013 –The burden of mental illness is a major
issue in Ontario
and across the globe, read more...
Sep 9, 2013
Children housed in care systems are at high risk for problems related to mothers’ prenatal alcohol use
September 9, 2013 – Sometimes children enter a child-care
system, such as an orphanage or foster care, because of read more...
Early-onset Parkinson’s disease linked to genetic deletion
September 9, 2013 – Toronto – Scientists at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and University Hea read more...
Sep 4, 2013
September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day - CAMH expert available for interview
Approximately 4,000 Canadians die by suicide every year,
leaving thousands of devastated family members, friends read more...
Aug 29, 2013
CAMH’s back to school basics
Aug 14, 2013
CAMH national report paves the way for improved access to youth services
Jul 16, 2013
CAMH scientists discover genetic changes that may contribute to the onset of schizophrenia
July 16, 2013 - Scientists from the read more...
Jun 26, 2013
One in five students in Grades 7-12 say they have had a traumatic brain injury in their lifetime
June 25, 2013—One in five adolescents surveyed in Ontario said they have
suffered a traumatic brain injur read more...
Jun 18, 2013
CAMH Study Says Ontario can improve Alcohol Policy
Jun 6, 2013
Enhancing Public Safety Through Mental Health Services in our Corrections System
June 6, 2013 - Ontario is partnering with CAMH on a new program that will make it easier and faster for inmates read more...
May 27, 2013
World No Tobacco Day – Expert Comment Available
May 27, 2013 – May 31 is
World No Tobacco Day, a day designated by t read more...
May 22, 2013
DSM-V: Expert Comment Available
May 22, 2013 – Today the fifth edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorde read more...
May 16, 2013
City of Toronto and CAMH partner to create customer-service training program
May 14, 2013 - The City of Toronto and the Centre for Addicti read more...
May 7, 2013
Fundamental Flaws in “Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act” Will Set Back Mental Health without Increasing Public Safety
Mental health groups call for collaboration with government and victims groups to amend bill that is “too i read more...
May 1, 2013
Mental Health Week – Expert Comment Available
May 1, 2013 – May 6 –12,
2013 is Mental Health Week, a week designed to raise awareness read more...
Apr 26, 2013
Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy Poses Minimal Risk
Apr 15, 2013
TVO and CAMH present Mental Health Matters Week, an in-depth exploration of the state of mental health in society, May 6-12
15, 2013 – For the second year read more...
Apr 10, 2013
International Day of Pink – Expert Comment Available
2013 – A recent study by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
found that 29 per c read more...
Apr 2, 2013
CAMH study shows mental illness associated with heavy cannabis use
April 2, 2013 - People
with mental illnesses are more than seven times more likely to use cannabis
week read more...
Mar 27, 2013
CAMH presents 10th Annual Alcohol: No Ordinary Commodity Forum
2013 – According to a recent study by CAMH, alcohol is now the third leading contributor to the read more...
World Autism Awareness Day: CAMH experts available for media interviews
2013 – Autism is the most common neurological disorder in children. It affects
1 in 88 childre read more...
Mar 26, 2013
CAMH first facility in Canada offering test for synthetic cannabis
26, 2013 - The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is
the first clinical l read more...
Mar 6, 2013
Sobriety Test: CAMH Report Rates Provinces on Alcohol Policies
2013 (Toronto) –
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has released a national
re read more...
Mar 5, 2013
Single gene might explain why people with schizophrenia have such different outcomes
March 5, 2013 (Toronto) - Some of the dramatic differences seen among patients with
schizo read more...
Mar 4, 2013
Unhealthy drinking widespread around the world, CAMH study shows
March 4, 2013 (Toronto) – A
new study by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Heal read more...
Feb 26, 2013
CAMH Presents Café Scientifique: Time to Talk about Teen Mental Health
Feb. 26, 2013 – Teen bullying, stress, anxiety and suicide are issues that have many
parents and educator read more...
Feb 25, 2013
Report on alcohol policy in Canada: How do the provinces stack up?
25, 2013 – Alcohol costs the Canadian economy
$14.6 billion in indirect health car read more...
Feb 21, 2013
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: How Widespread Are They in Canada?
Feb. 21, 2013 – Prenatal alcohol exposure is one of the leading known preventable causes of dev read more...
Feb 19, 2013
CAMH named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2013
February 19, 2013 (Toronto) – The Centre
for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has been named one of read more...
Jan 30, 2013
In a Canadian first, family practice offers genetic testing with CAMH to predict which psychiatric meds work best
Jan 21, 2013
National Non-Smoking Week/ Weedless Wednesday CAMH expert available for media interviews
January 20 - 26, 2013 is National Non-Smoking Week, a week
designed to raise awareness about read more...
Jan 17, 2013
January is Alzheimer Awareness Month CAMH expert available for media interviews
Jan 16, 2013
CAMH Adopting National Standard to Create Mentally Healthy Workplace
2013 (Toronto) – CAMH is the first hospital to adopt read more...
Jan 15, 2013
Youth mentoring linked to many positive effects in children, new CAMH and Big Brothers Big Sisters research shows
Largest ever Canadian mentoring study will help create a
best practices roadmap
Jan 10, 2013
Cutting in and weaving irritate drivers the most, new CAMH study on road rage shows
2013 (Toronto) - Cutting in and weaving, speeding, and hostile displays are
among the top on read more...
Jan 9, 2013
Coping with post-holiday stress? CAMH expert available for media interviews
January 9, 2012 -The holidays are over and with January’s arrival, many people can
physically, emoti read more...