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PTSD Awareness Day, June 27, 2022
Jun 27, 2022

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can occur after a person has experienced or witnessed a traumatic event. Trauma refers to events causing extreme distress and anxiety, whose…

CMHA’s 71st National Mental Health Week is May 2-8 The theme this year focuses on Empathy
May 2, 2022

May 2, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CMHA’s 71st National Mental Health Week is May 2-8 The theme this year focuses on Empathy Charlottetown—The Canadian Mental Health Association’s (CMHA) 71st National…

Most Canadians worry COVID will never go away
Mar 1, 2022

Mar 1, 2022 For immediate release New research shows chronic stress taking toll on individuals and organizations   TORONTO (ONTARIO) Mar. 1, 2022 – Far from feeling the pandemic is…

CMHA welcomes Sophie Grégoire Trudeau as National Volunteer
Feb 1, 2022

Feb 1, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO (ONTARIO) February 1, 2022 – We at the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) are thrilled to welcome Sophie Grégoire Trudeau as our first…

Canadian Mental Health Association – PEI Division receives $25,000 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund grant
Jan 25, 2022

JANUARY 25, 2022 Canadian Mental Health Association – PEI Division receives $25,000 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund grant Charlottetown, PEI – The Canadian Mental Health Association – PEI Division (CMHA…

CMHA PEI offering online Move and Groove Mondays
Jan 25, 2022

January 24, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CMHA PEI offering online Move and Groove Mondays Charlottetown—The Canadian Mental Health Association – PEI Division (CMHA) is offering “Move and Groove Mondays” this…

Bell Let’s Talk Day – the world’s biggest conversation about mental health is January 26
Jan 6, 2022

2022 campaign encouraging Canadians to support themselves and each other Everyone can join in by texting, calling and participating on social media to support Canadian mental health programs Bell Media’s…

CMHA PEI Completes PEI’s First Specialized Peer Support Worker Training
Dec 9, 2021

December 2, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CMHA PEI Completes PEI’s First Specialized Peer Support Worker Training Nine individuals now trained to support others Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island – The Canadian…

CMHA statement on conversion ‘therapy’
Nov 30, 2021

Nov 26, 2021 Conversion ‘therapy’ is a harmful practice that puts the mental health of 2SLGBTQ+ people at risk  The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) is the most extensive community mental health organization…