Long-term care workers experienced mental health challenges and moral distress during the pandemic. Research shows why workplace standards and support for workers are crucial to the future of LTC.
Our findings suggest lockdown made it harder for us to accurately remember when significant events happened.
In our new research, we have explored how podcasts about mental health can be designed in a way that reduces stigma and discrimination.
It’s a surprisingly difficult question to answer – which makes sense when you consider what this long-term research would involve.
Workplaces are increasingly recognizing that productive employees seek out workplaces that prioritize mental well-being and offer flexible working conditions.
Higher levels of income inequality in youth are associated with increased ‘deaths of despair’ in young Canadians.
The mental health of front-line officers has drawn considerable attention, yet research shows that justice professionals working with traumatic material can also suffer psychological distress.
In order to combat racism and misinformation, it is vital for non-Indigenous people to have informed conversations about the referendum with those around you.
Transcranial alternating current stimulation, or tACS, is a type of brain stimulation that can change neural activity and improve memory, attention and executive function.
How hallucinations are depicted in the movies perpetuates myths and harmful stereotypes, rather than encouraging people to seek support.
Our study shows when children first present for neurodevelopmental assessment they are also likely to have mental health concerns.
Credit payment holidays were made available in the UK to help people manage the financial strain of the pandemic.
Trans motherhood showcases the unique joys of being transgender, be it through developing a deeper connection with one’s own child or caring for others in one’s community.
In Canada, over 50 per cent of female students in Ontario have reported moderate to severe psychological distress. One in four girls has been sexually abused by the time they turn 18.
In the past, workers have been warned not to disclose their mental illness at work for fear of discrimination. But there can be many positives to telling your boss.
Our study also found that seeing articles or videos about kind acts can help viewers feel more positively about humanity in general.
In addition to motherhood these girls experience social inequality, chronic stress, violence, and food insecurity. When teenagers become mothers, their adversities are compounded.
Research shows uncertainty and delays in visa processing have a terrible affect on applicants’ mental health, and the government must be mindful of this.
Psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, is one example of a fungus which can alter the human mind.
Home working was implemented during the pandemic to contain the spread of COVID. But how did it affect our mental health?