October 10, 2017

World Mental Health Day 2017

Every year, October 10 marks World Mental Health Day supported by the World Health Organization (WHO). The theme for 2017 is Mental Health in the Workplace. According to the WHO…
September 29, 2017

Parents Call for Action Against Kids Mental Health Resource Crisis

Written by Kim Moran. CEO of Children's Mental Health Ontario. I was privileged to meet with parents in Thunder Bay on Thursday night at The Children’s Centre, to talk about…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #3 - Kids still suffering while waiting to…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Children’s Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) represents more than 100 Ontario public-funded,…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #2 - World Suicide Prevention Day A Reminder…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Canada’s current youth suicide rate is the third highest in the…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #1 - 250 Youth in Ontario Learn Suicide…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Canada’s current youth suicide rate is the third highest in the…
September 05, 2017

Twitter Chat: Back to School and Children's Mental Health

CMHO, along with parenting author Ann Douglas, Toronto Police anti-bullying advocate Laurie McCann and CMHO CEO Kim Moran, are hosting a Twitter Chat on Thursday September 7, at 8 PM.…
September 01, 2017

From the Parenting Trenches – Back to School Tips for…

As many of you know, my daughter Lauren has an anxiety disorder and when things are spiralling out of control Obsessive Compulsive Disorder creeps in as well. This year is…
July 06, 2017

Innovation Initiatives

Check out this great opportunity from the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health. The Centre is launching a new, competitive funding opportunity for Ontario's child and…
July 03, 2017

UNICEF Report Card: Canadian Youth at Risk

The recently released 2017 UNICEF Report Card ranks the world's 41 high-income countries on issues of the welfare of children and youth. On youth suicide, UNICEF ranks Canada the seventh…
May 02, 2017

Change the View Winners

Congratulations Change the View winners. Change the View is a video contest hosted by Children’s Mental Health Ontario, in partnership with Teachers Life. The contest provides a positive outlet for…
May 02, 2017

Shine Green for Children's Mental Health Week

A wave of green is sweeping over Ontario this week to celebrate Children’s Mental Health Week and Mental Health Week (May 1-8). More than 70 sites in communities across the…
April 25, 2017

Twitter: Sharing Ideas on how to make things better

Recently, Children’s Mental Health Ontario, along with parenting author Ann Douglas and Toronto Police officer Laurie McCann, hosted a Twitter Chat. A Twitter Chat is basically a meeting of Twitter…
April 25, 2017

Help Kids And Families Waiting For Mental Healthcare Services

In a recent twitter Chat, we heard from parents, service providers, health care workers, educators and youth. So many people expressed their personal experiences, shared their ideas on how to…
April 25, 2017

Tips On What We All Can Do To Bring About…

In a recent twitter Chat, we heard from parents, service providers, health care workers, educators and youth. So many people expressed their personal experiences, shared their ideas on how to…