Professional Resources

CMHO has a list of professional resources that will help to inform and provide training and support for child and youth mental health professionals. For information about how to share your resources on the CMHO website, please click here

SickKids CCMH Learning Institute

Community Mental Health Training and Education for Professionals


SickKids CCMH Learning Institute (formerly the Hincks Dellcrest Centre, Gail Appel Institute) is a training facility with a focus on outreach and capacity building within the mental health sector. For over 30 years we have been providing evidence-based training and education to professionals in the Health and Human Services Industry.


Our certificate programs along with our one and two-day workshops provide participants exposure to clinical conversations, multidisciplinary contributions in an interactive, hands-on environment of learning, all orchestrated by innovative facilitators providing best practice training in their field of distinction. 


Education and training opportunities are offered in a wide range of areas such as Trauma & Resiliency, DBT, CBT, Narrative Therapy, Addictions, Anxiety, UMBA, Attachment Focused Threapy, OCD, GAD, PTSD, Leadership Skills to name a few. Whether you work with Children, Youth, Families, Adults, or are looking for Leadership Skills Development we have the evidenced-based training to suit your needs. Visit our website at for more information.


A free, online resource connecting an international community of child and youth mental health professionals so that they may provide better services to children, youth, and families. Launched in 2013, Umind shines a light on promising practices in child and youth mental health through its webinars, site visits, training opportunities and most significantly, a Professional Resource Library of nearly 1,000 practical resources contributed by 120+ organizations across Canada and the United States. 

Windz Institute

Windz Institute is operated by ROCK Reach Out Centre for Kids' Centre of Learning and is located in Oakville, Ontario. The Institute offers advanced training and education based on innovative knowledge and practice-based research. The workshops, certificate programs and conferences reflect collaborative, strength oriented ideas and practices that address current service gaps and social issues.
In order to offer the highest quality and most current training available, the faculty and adjunct faculty team are comprised of locally and internationally renowned teachers and trainers.