mental health

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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Mental health start-up launches workplace training program

headversity has launched a workplace training program that builds and measures mental health resiliency and helps create a more resilient workplace.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario providing higher capacity for mental health care

Ontario is providing funding to 12 hospitals across the province, which will go towards adding a total of over 50 new mental health beds.
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WHO classifies hoarding as a medical condition

If more sufferers seek help, landlords could be among the beneficiaries of better awareness and kinder perceptions of hoarding.
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REMI Network

New e-course targets musculoskeletal disorders

Musculoskeletal disorders often result from common physical and psychosocial demands in the workplace.
stress

REMI Network

Organizational change linked to physical, mental health sick leave

Canadian employees say organizational changes at their workplace are negatively affecting their physical and mental health.
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Ontario to open first mental health facility for female adult inmates

Ontario is working towards increasing mental health supports in the corrections system by creating the first mental health unit for female inmates.
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REMI Network

Canada’s workplaces lack mental health strategy

Real estate sector among a few industries more likely to have implemented a mental health strategy into its workplace.
Mental health in condos

Canadian Facility Management & Design

For Gen Y, health impacts workplace productivity

According to the 2015 Sun Life Canadian Health Index, more than four out of every five Canadians believe that employers are responsible for supporting their
Mental health in condos

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario to invest in London mental health centre

Ontario is investing $1.2 million in the construction of a new mental health crisis centre in London to help adults dealing with mental health or
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

$2.5-mil medical clinic opens in Newfoundland

A new $2.5-million medical facility has officially opened near Boat Harbour on the Burin Peninsula, N.L. The 4,000-square-foot building, known as the Placentia West Medical Clinic (Placentia West), will provide medical and community health services to approximately 3,000 residents in the surrounding communities.
Mental health in condos

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Youth Recovery Centre nears completion in P.E.I.

Prince Edward Island’s first Youth Recovery Centre is almost complete, thanks to a provincial investment of $800,000. The facility, which entered construction last fall, is part of a $9-million commitment to improving access to youth addictions and mental health treatments throughout the province. The project will be complete in April.
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REMI Network

B.C. mental health facility accepts $1-mil in funds

The new Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre at the Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) is one step closer to reality thanks to a recent donation of $1-million from Bell Let’s Talk. Once complete, the $82-million, eight-storey development will be the largest purpose-built mental health facility in British Columbia.