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Oct 5, 2016:  2016 MPA Annual Conference

This year's annual conference is titled "Collaborative approaches for children and youth with co-existing physical and mental health conditions." The event will be hosted by SickKids at the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning on October 5-6, 2016. Registration closes Sept. 28 - book your spot now!  learn more »

Sep 28, 2016:  Medical Psychiatry Collaborative Care Certificate now available!

As part of a new approach to the education of healthcare providers, the MPA is offering the Medical Psychiatry Collaborative Care Certificate (MP3C), a continuing education program currently being developed to support learning in integrated mental and physical collaborative health care. Check out our upcoming courses.  learn more »

New MPA initiative at Trillium Health Partners links young diabetes patients with mental health supports

A new pilot program at Trillium Health Partners in Mississauga aims to improve the quality of care and life for young diabetes patients who are at increased risk for depression. Trillium Health Partners sees nearly 600 young diabetes patients every year.   read more »

MPA's CLIMB program at SickKids provides holistic care to kids for their minds and hearts

For a child or teen struggling with depression, the world can be a dark place. Depression, combined with the daily ups and downs of school, and life, can become overwhelming, or even paralyzing. Accessing the mental health care they need can be challenging at best.  read more »