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Oct 5, 2016:  SAVE THE DATE: 2016 MPA Annual Conference in October 2016

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. Mark your calendars! Event details and registration to follow soon.    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 »

Staff celebrate unique MPA initiatives during Mental Health Week 2016

Medical Psychiatry Alliance initiatives were on full display at a Poster Gallery session during the bi-annual staff Town Hall meeting at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) on May 4, 2016.  The Town Hall event, which coincided with Mental Health Week, was hosted by Dr. Catherine Zahn, CAMH’s CEO and President.  read more »

How I survived a brain tumour, but almost lost against depression

I’m Jessica Murphy.  I’m 17.  I attend school and I have awesome friends.  And no one would ever suspect how complicated my head is. I survived a brain tumour — but almost lost my life to depression.    read more »