Children and Youth Mental Health

Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - is the sole professional association of psychiatrists who work to improve the mental and emotional well-being of children, youth and their families across Canada. Canadian Collaborative Mental Health Initiative - The goal is to improve the mental health and well-being of Canadians by increasing collaboration among health care providers, consumers, families and caregivers. Canadian Mental Health Association - a nationwide, charitable organization that promotes the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness. Centre of Knowledge on Healthy Child Development - This web site is dedicated to providing the latest and best information on child mental health problems and the influences that shape the developmental health and well-being of children and youth. Department of Psychiatry: The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) - provides interdisciplinary, family-centred care for children and adolescents with mental illness. As part of an academic health sciences centre, we integrate research, teaching, patient care and advocacy to advance knowledge about mental illness and promote evidence-based practice in supporting children’s mental health. Division of Childhood and Adolescence (Public Health Agency) - The Division Childhood and Adolescence is a focal point for policy development, research, and strategic analysis of trends regarding broad determinants of health regarding children and youth in Canada. Infant Mental Health Promotion - a coalition of professional representatives from agencies concerned with infants and their families. Mind Your Mind - an award winning site for youth by youth. This is a place where you can get info, resources and the tools to help you manage stress, crisis and mental health problems. Share what you live and what you know with your friends. That's what we're about. Offord Centre for Child Studies - Our research is dedicated to improving the life quality and life opportunities of the one in five Canadian children and youth who suffer from serious social and emotional problems. Ontario Children’s Mental Health - works to improve the mental health and well-being of children, youth and their families. Represent and support the providers of child and youth mental health treatment services throughout Ontario. Provincial Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health at CHEO - a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the child and youth mental health care system in Ontario.