Did you know according to the National Institute of Mental Health, approximately 48% of adolescents between the ages of 13 – 18 struggle with a mental health issue. In recognition of Mental Illness Awareness Week 2019 Changing the Conversation with Your Teen: Understanding and Supporting Intense Emotions & Improve Well-being Given the challenges and pressures […]Continue readingDownloadable Presentation: Changing the Conversation with Your Teen: Understanding and Supporting Intense Emotions & Improving Well-being
The second week of October brings with it the reminder that millions of Canadians live with mental illnesses every day. Oct 6-12 is Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW), and CMHA Thunder Bay will commemorate the week by hosting a free workshop on Thursday, October 10 from 7 to 9pm for parents who want to change […]Continue readingCMHA Thunder Bay recognizes Mental Illness Awareness Week
MENTAL HEALTH WORKER – (TRHP) FULL-TIME – 35 HRS/WEEK SCHEDULED HOURS VARY AND INCLUDE EVENINGS & WEEKENDS START DATE: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE WITHIN OPSEU LOCAL 720 BARGAINING UNIT This position provides intensive case management services to forensic clients, promoting recovery and helping them to successfully navigate the transition into community life. Key Responsibilities: This […]Continue readingCareer Opportunity
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) network consists of 30 branches across the province that provide community-based clinical and social services to Ontarians living with mental health and addictions issues. CMHAs recognize that mental health is influenced by many factors including life experiences, workplace or other environments, and the social and economic conditions that shape […]Continue readingCMHA’s 30 branches concerned about negative impacts for clients if “disability” definition changes for ODSP
CMHA joins the Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) in inviting all individuals and communities to find a way to recognize and support World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on September 10th. It can be as simple as sending a message to those who are in despair, those who are grieving, and those who are supporting […]Continue readingCMHA recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day
Join us on September 4th at Rockin Recovery During the month of September, Canadians in recovery from addiction join with friends and family to build awareness, challenge societal stigma, and celebrate the role that recovery plays in improving the lives of individuals, families, and communities. Recovery Day is brought to you by a collaboration between […]Continue readingRockin Recovery 2019 on September 4th
As students and parents prepare for back-to school-season, CMHA Thunder Bay is reminding people to keep mental health in mind during the transition. While a new school year can be exciting, it can also cause stress and anxiety. CMHA suggests maintaining positive mental health during this seasonal shift with the following strategies: Take care of […]Continue readingBack to school mental health tips
The 4th annual Mental Health For All Conference (MH4A) runs from September 23-25, 2019 at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto’s revitalized Harbourfront. The theme is Connection interrupted: Restoring mental health in a fractured world. What is the MH4A Conference? This is the 4th annual Mental Health For All Conference. It has become the largest […]Continue reading4th annual Mental Health For All Conference from September 23-25, 2019
Crisis Response is back to operating with multiple phone lines. Thank you, everyone, for your patience during this time. If you or someone you know, are in a crisis, please call: THUNDER BAY: 807-346-8282 DISTRICT / TOLL-FREE: 1-888-269-3100Continue readingCrisis Response Update!
We’re Back! Crisis Response is temporarily operating with one phone line. Please call back if you receive a busy signal or if its an emergency, call 911. Thank you for your patience during this time. We will continue to update everyone as we are back to full-service delivery. If you or someone […]Continue readingCrisis Response is temporarily operating with one phone line.