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Oct 5, 2016:  SAVE THE DATE: 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. Register now!  learn more »

Jun 10, 2016:  Building Connections, Accelerating Impact

The Centre for Brain & Mental Health at SickKids is hosting its inaugural Advocacy Day Conference: Building Connections, Accelerating Impact. The line-up of speakers for day also includes the Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science. Free admission, however, registration is required.  learn more »

Doctor's Notes: Thinking holistically about kids' health

In this Toronto Star column, Dr. Claire De Souza writes about the importance of realizing the connection between the conditions that straddle mental and physical health for children and teens. The MPA is working to break down this dichotomy by implementing new models of integrated care for children and teens.   read more »

Innovative mental healthcare simulations target gaps in clinician training

The Simulation Centre at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) recently piloted courses that are specially designed to provide health care professionals, trainees and medical residents the opportunity to learn new integrated approaches in mental and physical care for patients with complex needs.   read more »