Summer 2014 newsletter online
Assurex Health and CAMH awarded $6 million grant from Genome Canada to study benefits of genetic testing to guide mental health medication decisions
This announcement was issued by Assurex Health
Teenage boys and girls who’ve had a traumatic brain injury show different rates of harmful behavior, study finds
Teenagers who said they had a traumatic brain injury in
their lifetime, especially girls, also reported significa read more...
Mindfulness-based depression therapy reduces health care visits
August 21, 2014 (Toronto) – A
mindfulness-based therapy for depression has the added benefi read more...
CAMH study highlights need to improve support for bisexual youth in Ontario
A new study led by the Re:searching for LGB read more...
New research shows lack of motivation affects cognitive performance in people with schizophrenia
TORONTO July 31, 2014 – New research from the Centre for
Addiction and Ment read more...
Find out about CAMH studies that are seeking participants for the following:AddictionAnxietyBipolar disorderDepressionSchizophreniaSmoking
And also studies seeking people without a diagnosis or symptoms:Healthy controls
Nov. 18 - Innovations in Brain Science: The Evolution of Therapeutics. 2nd Annual Campbell Family Mental Health Research Symposium.
The Mental Health and Well-Being Mental Report with findings from the 2013 OSDUHS is now available for download. Topics new to the 2013 report include tanning bed use, bicycle helmet use, and texting while driving.
The CAMH Research Strategic Plan 2013-2017 provides a roadmap for our research program. Our vision: Transforming Lives Through Research.
Brain stimulation therapy can help depression when other medications fail Canadian Press reports (Nov 2014)Pot should be legalized, regulated and sold like alcoholThe Globe and Mail reports on CAMH's new cannabis policy framework (Oct 2014)
CAMH Challenge: Get judgmental for mental healthFive young scientists face off for a $10k prize. The Toronto Star gives a run down of each competitor and why they deserve to win (Oct 2014)