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How parents can cope with generalized anxiety disorder - CTV News

Bell Canada will help open up the dialogue on mental illness with its annual Let's Talk Day on Wednesday. Bell Let's Talk Day is aiming to raise awareness about numerous mental health issues, including generalized anxiety disorder, which can affect ...and more »

Tackling mental health stigma will require more than just goodwill - The Guardian

The prime minister, Theresa May, has pledged to tackle mental health stigma as part of her vision for her “shared society”. May announced plans to transform the way mental illness is dealt with not in our hospitals but in classrooms, at work and in our ...and more »

"It's ok to be sad": Student‑athlete Scarlett Smith on her experience with mental health issues - Dal News

Scarlett Smith is a fourth-year Nursing student and varsity soccer player for the Dalhousie Tiger. She is also a lead for Dalhousie's Student-Athlete Mental Health Initiative (SAMHI) campus team. The team also supported Bell Let's Talk Day at the Dal ...and more »

Bell Let's Talk raises more than $6.5 million for mental health - CTV News

Bell Let's Talk, a national campaign to end stigma surrounding mental health and raise money for the cause, raised more than $6.5 million from texts, phonecalls and social media interactions, as of Thursday morning. A total of 131,705,010 interactions ...and more »

Let's Do More Than Talk. Let's Start Funding Mental Health - Huffington Post Canada

Picture this, if you will. A big corporation holds an annual event to help break the stigma of physical health. You see, people are ashamed when they get sick so they don't go to the doctor. It's been bad, and it's getting worse. People's health is ...and more »

Dear Bell, let's talk about how you're part of the mental health problem - NOW Magazine (blog)

Dear Bell: let's talk about Bell Let's Talk Day. I am all for supporting mental health initiatives. Kids Help Phone is an important service. Increasing access to mental healthcare is crucial. But when an enormous corporation demands we talk about ...and more »

Watch your mouth when talking about mental health - UCalgary News

She's crazy. He's nuts. They're psycho. For the many Canadians who will experience a mental illness in their lifetime, language like this hurts — and reinforces a stigma that surrounds this important issue in our society. Mental illness does not ...and more »

Student group takes lead to reduce stigma of mental illness - UCalgary News

Champions for a Healthy Campus is an initiative through the SU Wellness Centre that invites students to work in teams to come up with ideas that contribute to a healthier campus community. Success teams are given $6,000 to implement their ideas on ...and more »

Bell aims to 'walk the walk' during annual mental-health campaign - Benefits Canada

As Bell Canada continues to roll out its annual Bell Let's Talk campaign, the telecommunications company is hosting a number of mental health and wellness events for employees. The organization is offering opportunities for employees to attend in ...and more »

Maria McLean, Ex-Radio Host: I Asked Bell For Mental-Health Leave. They Fired Me. - Huffington Post Canada

A former radio host for New Brunswick's K93 FM in Grand Falls said she was wrongfully fired after asking for medical leave to deal with her depression and anxiety. Maria McLean said she met with her supervisor earlier this month to ask for two weeks ...and more »