Heads Up! Community Mental Health Podcast

e-MENTAL HEALTH: Vast and Profound Opportunities for Better Care

SUMMARY Danielle Impey (Mental Health Commission of Canada) and Debra Coffey (Registered Professional Counsellor) explore the emerging field of e-mental health, which uses the Internet and other technologies to provide care faster and from rural and remote locations. Drawing on stories of Canadians using various e-tools effectively, Impey explains the phenomenon and talks about the […]

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Heads Up! Community Mental Health Podcast - Fresh Outlook Foundation

MENTAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS: Downstream Losses vs Upstream Wins

SUMMARY Drs. Trevor Hancock and Warren Bell share invaluable insights about the inefficiencies of our existing “downstream” mental health care system, and the opportunities provided by an “upstream” approach that better serves individuals, families, workplaces, and communities through prevention and health promotion. Dr. Hancock, a public health scholar, also touches on ‘shit life syndrome’, ‘social […]

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