May 19, 2017
Staying safe on the roads as summer driving season begins
TORONTO, May 19, 2017 - With the Victoria Day holiday weekend upon us to mark the unofficial start of the summer read more...
May 11, 2017
New support boosts development of a promising therapy for multiple sclerosis
May 11, 2017 – In a major boost for multiple sclerosis (MS), a promising new
treatment that ma read more...
May 9, 2017
Problem Gambling: A Guide for Helping People Experiencing Poverty
TORONTO, May 9, 2017 - In his more than a decade working at read more...
May 4, 2017
CAMH supports Ontario's plan to transform health care services in corrections
TORONTO, May 4, 2017 - Ontario's statement on read more...
Apr 27, 2017
CAMH welcomes Ontario's Budget
TORONTO, April 27, 2017 - CAMH welcomes Ontario’s Budget today as a significant step forward in building a st read more...
Apr 25, 2017
The fast and the crashed: study shows collisions five times more likely for street racers
TORONTO, April 25, 2017 - Ontarians who have street-raced at least once in the past year are five times more li read more...
Apr 18, 2017
CAMH Responds to Federal Cannabis Bill
TORONTO, April 18, 2017 - As
Canada’s leading academic health science centre specializing read more...
Apr 11, 2017
A step closer to personalized medicine for intellectual disability: 26 novel genes identified
TORONTO, April 11, 2017 – Researchers at the Centre for Addiction
and Mental Health (CAMH) and Que read more...
Apr 4, 2017
Caring for the Caregivers
New study shows benefits of Mindfulness for parents of adult children with developmental disabilities < read more...
Mar 30, 2017
Balance test improves insight into illness in schizophrenia
TORONTO, March 30, 2017 – A common symptom of schizophrenia – not knowing that you’re ill – can be temporarily a read more...
Mar 29, 2017
CAMH named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2017
March 28, 2017 (Toronto) – For the seventh year in a row, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has read more...
Mar 13, 2017
Dietary kit reduces baby blues, a precursor to postpartum depression
Nutritional supplement kit was designed for postpartum brain changes in women
Mar 6, 2017
Becoming tobacco-free is feasible, boosts safety in a mental health hospital, CAMH study finds
Staff and patient support increased, and adverse events declined after implementing a completely tobacco-fre read more...
Mar 3, 2017
Announcing CAMH’s hospital transformation partner
TORONTO, March 3, 2017—CAMH is pleased to officially announce read more...
Mar 1, 2017
New study shows poorer health care for Ontarians living with serious mental illness and diabetes
March. 1, 2017 -- In a new study published today in General Hospital Psychiatry read more...
Jan 25, 2017
Preferred proponent selected for Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Phase 1C project
This Infrastructure Ontario media release was sent out on January 25, 2017
Jan 24, 2017
The PARTNERs Project: A new approach to mental health care
TORONTO, January 24, 2017 -
WHAT: The PARTNERs< read more...
Jan 18, 2017
One in 20 Ontario youth diagnosed with ADHD, and many prescribed an antipsychotic despite no other mental health diagnosis: study
TORONTO, January 18, 2017 — One in 20 Ontario youth have been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity di read more...
Jan 16, 2017
Blue Monday Survival Guide
TORONTO, January 16, 2017 - Feeling Blue? You're in good co read more...
Jan 12, 2017
The global toll of fetal alcohol syndrome
New CAMH study provides worldwide estimates of this preventable birth defect
Jan 10, 2017
Study shows biological changes that could underlie higher psychosis risk in immigrants
TORONTO, January 10, 2017 – A new study could explain how migrating to another country increases a person’s risk read more...
Dec 15, 2016
CAMH responds to New Canadian Drugs and Substances Strategy
TORONTO, December 15, 2016 - CAMH welcomes the federal government's announcement of the new Canadian Drugs and S read more...
Dec 13, 2016
CAMH Statement on the release of the Task Force on Marijuana Legalization and Regulation report to government
Tuesday December 13, 2016
In June 2016, CAMH’s President and CEO Dr. Catherine read more...
Dec 12, 2016
Costs of treating patients with psychosis change significantly as they age
TORONTO, December 12, 2016 — Treating psychotic illnesses cost the province of Ontario just under $2.1 billion i read more...
Dec 7, 2016
Nearly one in five young Ontario adults shows problematic use of electronic devices
CAMH Monitor survey also shows many Ontario adults report texting and driving, and increasing mental distres read more...
Dec 2, 2016
Two CAMH scientists awarded Canada Research Chairs
TORONTO, December 2, 2016 – Two leading addictions experts at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) read more...
Nov 30, 2016
Specialty Psychiatric Hospitals Welcome Auditor General’s Report on their Services
TORONTO, November 30, 2016 - Ontario’s four specialty psychiatric hospitals welcome the read more...
Nov 9, 2016
OPEN LETTER: Three Leading National Mental Health Organizations Call for Targeted Mental Health Funding in the Health Accord
OTTAWA, November 9, 2016 - Three leading national mental health organizations sent an open letter to Prov read more...
Nov 7, 2016
Dealing with Canada's opioid crisis
TORONTO, November 7, 2016 - We like to boast when Canada is declared number one in the world at anything. This read more...
Canada needs national plan to combat opioid epidemic
TORONTO, November 7, 2016 - Canada, the second highest consumer of opioids worldwide, must take a
comprehensive read more...
Oct 27, 2016
Talk is cheap: Mental health must be top priority in new Health Accord
OTTAWA, October 27, 2016 - Political
leaders have a once in a generation oppor read more...
Oct 26, 2016
A FAAH Better Thing for Cannabis Users: New Insights May Aid Development of Treatments for Cannabis Use Disorder
Research from CAMH’s
Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute was profiled in this ne read more...
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...