January 31, 2018

Include Children and Youth in Your Bell Let's Talk Conversations

Written By Kim Moran For the full blog, click HERE to view on Huffington Post #BellLetstalk has helped lift a veil on mental health knowledge and done a lot to…
January 22, 2018

Nationwide Attention For CMHO's 5th Twitter Chat

Children’s Mental Health Ontario recently hosted its 5th Twitter chat, along with parenting author Ann Douglas and Toronto Police officer and anti-bullying advocate, Laurie McCann. Approximately 300 youth, parents, community…
January 18, 2018

Broken System Claiming the Lives of Ontario Youth

Written By Jaydon Turgeon My name is Jaydon Turgeon. I am a youth mental health advocate and a member of Children's Mental Health Ontario's Youth Action Committee. Among these things,…
January 17, 2018

Don't Give Up on Our Children

Written by Elyse Schipper Executive Director of Parents Lifelines of Eastern Ontario Every day we answer calls from parents who are devastated, terrified, and completely at a loss about what…
January 15, 2018

Blue Monday on The Parenting Show

Written By Kim Moran Today is Blue Monday and was reportedly first started 10 years ago, when a marketing firm claimed that the third Monday in January was the most…
December 20, 2017

Getting Through the Holidays: Tips from the Mother of a…

Written by Brynne Burgess Being a parent or caregiver of a child under 6, with special needs, can be difficult around the Holidays. You will be gathering with family, extended…
December 20, 2017

Perfection Doesn’t Matter: Supporting your Child with Mental Health Issues…

Written By Tina Szymczak I am not going to mince words with you. The Christmas holidays when our oldest son was little were HARD. He struggled with noise and large…
December 19, 2017

Family Mental Wellness Tips for the Holiday Season

Written by Children’s Mental Health Ontario with clinical advice provided by Children First, Crossroads Children’s Centre and Central Toronto Youth Services Many Ontario families will be juggling more than just…
November 14, 2017

Children’s Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) released findings today from a…

View the findings here. Children’s Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) released findings today from a recently commissioned survey that shows one in four Ontario parents have missed work to care for…
October 10, 2017

World Mental Health Day 2017

Every year, October 10 marks World Mental Health Day supported by the World Health Organization (WHO). The theme for 2017 is Mental Health in the Workplace. According to the WHO…
September 29, 2017

Parents Call for Action Against Kids Mental Health Resource Crisis

Written by Kim Moran. CEO of Children's Mental Health Ontario. I was privileged to meet with parents in Thunder Bay on Thursday night at The Children’s Centre, to talk about…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #3 - Kids still suffering while waiting to…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Children’s Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) represents more than 100 Ontario public-funded,…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #2 - World Suicide Prevention Day A Reminder…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Canada’s current youth suicide rate is the third highest in the…
September 09, 2017

WSPD Blog #1 - 250 Youth in Ontario Learn Suicide…

Annually, September 10th marks World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD). This year’s theme is ‘Take a minute, change a life.’ Canada’s current youth suicide rate is the third highest in the…