-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- Mental Illness Awareness Week 2018: Mental Health Parity Main Focus for CAMIMH OTTAWA (October 1, 2018) – Today marks the beginning of Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) taking place from October 1 to 7. As part of MIAW, the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is ...
September 28, 2018Kalene DeBaeremaeker
By: The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) CAMIMH members: Canadian Association of Social Workers Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses Canadian Medical Association Canadian Mental Health Association Canadian Psychiatric Association Canadian Psychological Association College of Family Physicians of Canada HealthCareCan Medical Psychotherapy Association of Canada Mood Disorders Society of ...
September 18, 2018admin
Pre-budget Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance August 2017 The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is the national voice for mental health in Canada.[i] Established in 1998, CAMIMH is an alliance of 16 mental health groups comprised of health care providers and organizations that ...
September 4, 2017admin
-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- OTTAWA, January 10, 2017 – Today, the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) opens nominations for the Champions of Mental Health Awards. The Champions Awards is an annual event devoted to recognizing outstanding individuals and organizations for their contributions to the mental health sphere in ...
January 11, 2017Kalene DeBaeremaeker
-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- OTTAWA (December 15, 2016) The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is encouraged to see federal, provincial and territorial Ministers of Finance and Health meet on December 19th to discuss issues related to a possible Health Accord. Only through committed partnership and collaboration can sustainable ...
December 15, 2016Charlotte Webber
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is a non-profit organization comprised of 18 national health care providers as well as organizations which represent individuals with lived experience of mental illness. Established in 1998, CAMIMH provides collaborative national leadership to assure individuals living with mental ...
Implement Canada’s mental health strategy. National leadership (federal, provincial, civil society) can create an action plan to address mental illness and mental health 1) Increase the proportion of health spending devoted to mental health from 7% to 9% 2) Increase the proportion of social spending devoted to mental health by ...
Responses 1. Economic Recovery and Growth Given the current climate of federal and global fiscal restraint, what specific federal measures do you feel are needed for a sustained economic recovery and enhanced economic growth in Canada? The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) strongly encourages the Federal Government to ...