Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Type: Organization
Name: Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Teens with concussion history face higher risk of drugs, binge drinking

TORONTO – There are the issues with learning and memory following a concussion, but new Canadian research suggests that teens who suffer from a traumatic brain injury are also at a higher risk of harmful behaviour.Smoking marijuana, binge drinking and ... [Published Global News Canada - 5 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Boys and girls who've had a traumatic brain injury differ in rates of harmful behavior

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 30-Sep-2014TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 – Teenagers who said they had a traumatic brain injury in their lifetime, especially girls, also reported significantly higher rates of harmful behavior, according to new research.The study looked ... [Published EurekAlert! - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Back Within A Year

According to new research, a quarter of homeless youth who manage to leave the streets, return within a year. Matt Galloway spoke with Sean Kidd. He is a researcher and clinical psychologist with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.Listen (runs ... [Published CBC - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Why make soldiers choose between their pensions and their mental health?

For members of Canada’s military, the choice to come forward about mental illness can be agonizing: Anyone deemed “unfit to serve” – due to mental illness, for example, if the Defence Department contends the illness’s roots predate military service – ... [Published Global News Canada - 8 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Hammering home the logic of pooling our tools

The idea of the Toronto Tool Library was to pool our tool resources. That way, we’d save space, money, and the manufacturing that goes into making those underused tools in the first place.I dropped by the Toronto Tool Library this morning to make a plastic ... [Published Toronto Star Online - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Need a Source? Celebrate Bisexuality Day

CAMH study highlights need to improve support for bisexual youth in OntarioTORONTO , Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - September 23, 2014 marks the 15 th annual Celebrate Bisexuality Day, a day dedicated to promoting visibility and understanding for bisexual people, ... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

New Huron Quit Smoking Program

The Huron County Health Unit has partnered with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health on a new Quit Smoking program.Public Health Nurse Julie Verch says they are offering a workshop at the Health Unit in Clinton on September 30th that will help smokers ... [Published CKNXam920 - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Police warn driving while distracted is very dangerous

September 15, 2014   ·0 CommentsFrom the desk of Inspector Tim MelansonDistracted driving is cited as a causal factor in 30 to 50 per cent of traffic collisions in Ontario, but is probably much higher due to under-reporting.Distracted ... [Published Caledon Citizen - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Free pass for mom beheader

A man who beheaded his mother was given an unescorted pass onto the streets of Toronto. The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health says the public wasn't at risk. ... [Published Nipawin Journal - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 3 reports

Toronto cops catch fugitive mom beheader

A Toronto man who beheaded his mother four years ago was captured by Toronto Police Wednesday night after he failed to return to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health at the conclusion of a day pass earlier this week. ... [Published CNEWS - Sep 11 2014]
Entities: Beheading, Fugitive, Toronto
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 13 reports

Toronto cops catch fugitive mom beheader

Thomas Brailsford, 54Credits: Toronto Police Handout/QMI Agency | QMI AGENCYTORONTO - A city man who beheaded his 78-year-old mother four years ago was caught by police Wednesday night after he failed to return to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health ... [Published Sun News - Sep 11 2014]
Entities: Beheading, Fugitive, Toronto
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Workplaces Must Shift Their Thinking About Mental Health

This post is part of a series from partners, speakers and delegates in the lead up to the G20 Leader's Summit in November 2014. G20 Leaders are charged with reaching a 2 per cent growth rate and have invited organizations like G(irls)20 to make recommendations ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 05 2014]

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"Drinking alcohol, smoking cigarettes daily or being treated for physical injuries were three behaviours for which risk of harm changed at different ages" said Dr. Ilie
...Margaret Robinson , project coordinator and member of the Re:searching for LGTBQ Health team at CAMH.  "Many people assume that what works for gay and lesbian groups will also work for bisexual people, but the poor mental health indicators found in our study suggest that this may not be the case."
"They will always occur to some degree within a situation like this. We're talking low risk, not no risk. There are no absolute guarantees" he told Sun News Network
...He was last seen in the Queen St. W and Ossington Ave. area around 10 a.m. that day. "Due to the length of time away from help, his risk level has been upgraded" police said. Brailsford was charged with first-degree murder in July 2010 after he alerted police to the death of his mother, Barbara Starkey-Brails...

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Boys and girls who've had a traumatic brain inj... [Published EurekAlert! - 4 hours ago]
Boys and girls who have had a traumatic brain i... [Published Medical Xpress - 4 hours ago]
Teens with concussion history face higher risk ... [Published Global News Canada - 5 hours ago]
Back Within A Year [Published CBC - 8 hours ago]
Why make soldiers choose between their pensions... [Published Global News Canada - 8 hours ago]
Factors That Predispose Patients to Treatment-R... [Published Consultant Live - 8 hours ago]
Magnotta trial: Not criminally responsible myth... [Published Global News Canada - 11 hours ago]
Hammering home the logic of pooling our tools [Published Toronto Star Online - 23 hours ago]
CAMH loses a shining light: Diana Capponi ‘help... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 27 2014]
Sept. 24: Crowded ERs can kill granny, and othe... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 24 2014]
Need a Source? Celebrate Bisexuality Day [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Sep 22 2014]
New Huron Quit Smoking Program [Published CKNXam920 - Sep 18 2014]
Man who beheaded mother released in Toronto, in... [Published Sun News - Sep 16 2014]
Police warn driving while distracted is very da... [Published Caledon Citizen - Sep 16 2014]
Free pass for mom beheader [Published Nipawin Journal - Sep 16 2014]
A Predictive Microsimulation Model to Estimate ... [Published Sexual Development - Sep 15 2014]
U of T collaborates with Janssen Inc. and Johns... [Published The Varsity Online - Sep 15 2014]
Helping Kick The Habit [Published Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 14 2014]
Anorexia: A ‘new passion’ may help people recover [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 14 2014]
Toronto cops catch fugitive mom beheader [Published CNEWS - Sep 11 2014]
Toronto cops catch fugitive mom beheader [Published Sun News - Sep 11 2014]
Back in custody after escape [Published Castanet.net - Sep 11 2014]
Man who beheaded mother back in custody after d... [Published CTV News - Sep 11 2014]
Man at large found in Toronto [Published Global News Canada - Sep 11 2014]
Toronto man who beheaded his mom on the loose [Published Canada Standard - Sep 11 2014]
Police locate missing man from CAMH [Published 680 News - Sep 11 2014]
Man "unlawfully at large" has been located, pol... [Published Pulse 24 - Sep 11 2014]
Man who beheaded mum is missing after being giv... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
Man who beheaded mum is missing after being giv... [Published Metro.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
Fall Allergies [Published South Africa Genration Next - Sep 11 2014]
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Ontario Liberals reintroducing bill to toughen ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 26 2014]
TORONTO — Drivers in Ontario could soon face much stiffer penalties for texting behind the wheel, as the governing Liberals are set to reintroduce a bill that would boost the maximum fine to $1,000. Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca said Tuesday ...
Teen texting while driving rampant, Ontario sur... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 09 2014]
An alarming proportion of Ontario teenagers admit that they have texted while behind the wheel of a vehicle, says a survey of Grade 7 to 12 students in the province conducted for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. The 2013 Ontario Student Drug ...
Ontario convenience store group hits back at Be... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 23 2014]
TORONTO — Ontario’s convenience stores fought back against suggestions they would sell alcohol to minors Wednesday as they renewed their push for the right to stock wine and beer. The move by the Ontario Convenience Stores Association comes on the heels ...
Nasal spray delivers new type of depression tre... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Mar 24 2014]
TORONTO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A nasal spray that delivers a peptide totreat depression holds promise as a potential alternative therapeuticapproach, research from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health(CAMH) shows.The study, led by CAMH's ...
Biological Hazard - North-America - Canada [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 22 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140322-43094-CAN Date / time: 22/03/2014 05:54:05 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: North-America Country: Canada State/County: Province of Ontario Location: Toronto Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
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