Oct 20, 2016
Mental health awareness campaign leads to increase in the number of people seeking help, new CAMH study reveals
Toronto, October 20, 2016 - In a first of its kind study, The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has read more...
Oct 13, 2016
CAMH’s Dr. Kwame McKenzie appointed to Ontario Human Rights Commission
October 13, 2016 – Dr. Kwame McKenzie is one of read more...
Sep 28, 2016
Public health successes and missed opportunities - new report on alcohol-attributable deaths
From the World Health Organization
CAMH’s WHO Co read more...
Sep 13, 2016
Missing patient found
TORONT read more...
Legalizing cannabis: CAMH submission to the Task Force on Marijuana Legalization and Regulation
Toronto, September 12, 2016 - Earlier this year the federal government set up a read more...
Angry drivers have a higher risk of collision, new CAMH research shows
TORONTO, September 13, 2016 – Angry, aggressive drivers have much higher odds of being in a motor vehicle collis read more...
Sep 8, 2016
Addictions in people with intellectual and developmental disabilities higher than expected, study shows
TORONTO, September 8, 2016 – A new CAMH study shows that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities read more...
Sep 7, 2016
Minister Hoskins celebrates redevelopment milestone at CAMH sign unveiling
TORONTO, September 7, 2016 – Earlier today. CAMH President and CEO Dr. Catherine Zahn welcomed Dr. Eric Hoskins, read more...
Aug 22, 2016
More psychiatrists will not improve access to mental health care in Ontario, study suggests
Aug 17, 2016
Study reveals ethnic differences in mental illness severity when hospitalized
Chinese and South Asian patients in Ontario present to hospital with greater illness severity
Aug 10, 2016
CAMH welcomes Dr. Vicky Stergiopoulos as new Physician-in-Chief
TORONTO, August 10, 2016 - On August 1, 2016, CAMH welcomed Dr. Vicky Stergiopoulos in her new read more...
Reducing the harms of alcohol through weaker beer
TORONTO, August 10, 2016 - Could a small drop in the alcohol content of beer or other drinks reduce the harmful read more...
Jul 27, 2016
Common brain changes found in children with autism, ADHD and OCD
Study shows shared brain biology is linked to symptoms that occur across different conditions
Jul 21, 2016
One-third of Ontario students report elevated psychological distress, CAMH survey shows
Jul 18, 2016
Workplace Safety at CAMH
By Dr. Rani Srivastava, Chief of Nursing and Professional Practice, CAMH
Jul 7, 2016
CAMH welcomes announcement that Health Canada will allow access to naloxone nasal spray
TORONTO, July 7, 2016 - CAMH welcomes the federal government’s announcement that Health Canada will allow immed read more...
Jul 5, 2016
Most Ontario adults support government regulation over recreational cannabis production and sale, new CAMH study shows
Strong majority also supports reform of current regulations for cannabis use
Jun 30, 2016
CAMH CEO Dr. Catherine Zahn named to federal Task Force on Marijuana Regulation
TORONTO, June 30, 2016 - CAMH President and CEO Dr. Catherine Zahn has been read more...
Jun 23, 2016
CAMH opens Aboriginal Sweat Lodge for patients
CAMH is the first hospital in Ontario to have a fully operational Sweat Lodge
Jun 22, 2016
CAMH launches art competition to enhance therapeutic spaces
“The effects of beautiful objects, of variety of forms, and especially of brilliancy of colours presented to read more...
Jun 20, 2016
CAMH launches new video series to support work in Aboriginal communities
June 21 is Natio read more...
Strengthening Our Practices and Partnerships with First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples
CAMH outlines plan to better meet the mental health needs of Aboriginal people.
Jun 8, 2016
Three new clinics for youth mental health are ‘one-stop shop’
CAMH and partners to launch new services to address gaps in youth mental health care
May 26, 2016
CAMH Foundation celebrates the strength of the human spirit at Transforming Lives Awards
1,000 guests gather to mark 20th anniversary of awards
TORONTO, May read more...
May 17, 2016
CAMH supports federal legislation to protect transgender rights
TORONTO, May 17, 2016 – The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto applauds Prime Minister Jus read more...
May 9, 2016
Epigenetic study of lactose intolerance may shed light on the origin of mental illness
TORONTO (May 9, 2016) – A new study on the epigenetics of lactose intolerance m read more...
Apr 1, 2016
New ‘Health Check’ toolkit can improve primary healthcare for people with developmental disabilities
Experts from CAMH, Queen’s University, and St. Michael’s Hospital develop new resource for family health tea read more...
Mar 30, 2016
Teens are gambling online at a significantly higher rate than previously reported, CAMH study finds
Nearly 10 per cent are gambling online, and more than 40 per cent are gambling in any form
Mar 21, 2016
New international research reinforces the link between public policy and life expectancy
Changes in substance use policies associated with abrupt and significant impacts on life expectancy
Mar 15, 2016
CAMH’s STOP Program is LEADing the Way!
CAMH’s Smoking Treatment for Ontario Patients (STOP) Program has received a read more...
Feb 29, 2016
Innovative neuropeptide depression treatment to be developed under new CAMH license to U.S.-based Impel NeuroPharma
TORONTO, 29 February 2016 – The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and Impel NeuroPharma have signed read more...
Feb 24, 2016
CAMH named one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for 2016
February 24, 2016 (Toronto) – For the sixth year in a row, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has read more...
Feb 19, 2016
Shortlisted teams invited to bid on Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Phase 1C Project
Toronto, February 19, 2016 – Three teams are invited to compete for the contract to design, build, finance and m read more...
Feb 16, 2016
National study to treat prescription opioid dependence launches
A national study that will tackle the growing issue of prescription drug abuse was announced today. The Centre f read more...
Feb 10, 2016
Common gene variant influences food choices... for better or worse
The same gene variant may lead girls to make healthy or unhealthy food choices- depending on their ear read more...
Feb 2, 2016
Emergency visits by Ontario youth for mental health, addiction increase by 32 per cent over six years
Anxiety disorders most common reason for visits
TORONTO, FEBRUARY read more...
Jan 25, 2016
Mailed nicotine patches, with no behavioral support, is associated with smoking cessation, CAMH study finds
TORONTO, January 25, 2016 – Mailing free nicotine patches to smokers, without any behavioral support, does help read more...
Jan 21, 2016
CAMH and Bell Let’s Talk launch new online mental health gateway and app, improving access to care
• Portico online network and Psychiatry in Primary Care app provide extensive resources for front line menta read more...
Jan 6, 2016
More than 400 conditions co-occur with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD), CAMH study finds
Most severe cases have high levels of hearing loss, impaired vision
TO read more...
Jan 5, 2016
Substantial differences in health care use exist between heavy users of mental health care and other heavy users of care
Heavy users of mental health care are younger, live in lower-income urban neighbourhoods, and are more evenl read more...