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
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 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...
Jan 30, 2013
In a Canadian first, family practice offers genetic testing with CAMH to predict which psychiatric meds work best
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...
Dec 10, 2012
Alcohol pricing policies save lives and increase profits, experts say Canadian approach has an international impact
December 10, 2012 –
Setting minimum prices for alcohol increases health and economic benefits, say
inter read more...
Nov 28, 2012
Young Ontario adults more likely to smoke cannabis than drink before driving
November 28, 2012 – (Toronto) – Most Ontario adults are drinking responsibly, and fewer are smoking or usi read more...
Nov 19, 2012
CAMH Scientist wins Polanyi Prize
For Immediate Release - November 19, 2012 (Toronto) - The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is extr read more...
Nov 15, 2012
Less than half of Ontario youth with mental illness received adequate follow-up care, new study finds
For Immediate Release – November 15, 2012 (Toronto) Youth with mental illness are among the most vulnerable in Ontar read more...
Nov 13, 2012
Landmark $7.4 million gift pioneers breakthrough brain stimulation treatments for mental illness
TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2012 - The
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Foundation today an read more...
Oct 22, 2012
CAMH protein discovery may lead to new treatment to prevent smoking relapse
For Immediate Release – October 22, 2012 (Toronto) – Scientists at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Hea read more...
Oct 18, 2012
Adults with developmental disabilities, psychiatric illness visit EDs more than general population despite access to care
Immediate Release – October 18, 2012 (Toronto)
– People who have
both developmental di read more...
Enhanced minimum pricing strategy on alcohol could result in less harm for consumers
For Immediate Release - October 18, 2012 (Toronto) - Consumers tend to switch to less potent alcoholic beverages when read more...
Oct 10, 2012
High toll of mental illness and addictions in Ontario must be addressed
Oct 3, 2012
People with schizophrenia more likely to die of heart attack, CAMH finds
Oct. 3, 2012 - The risk of death resulting from heart attack is higher in people with schizophrenia than in the general public, accordin read more...
Improving mental health and addictions treatment in Niagara
For immediate release – Oct. 3 (Welland) -- Family support plays a key role for people attempting to seek c read more...
Sep 17, 2012
CAMH illuminates roles of novel epigenetic chemical in the brain
September 17, 2012 (Toronto) - Researchers from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have identified a new role of a chemic read more...