The following links provide information on mental health issues for primary care providers.
This 2010 Report of The Select Committee on Mental Health and Addictions of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario follows an 18-month study and contains recommendations to reform the system
The report and recommendations of the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care's Advisory Group on the 10-Year Mental Health and Addictions Strategy.
Rapport présenté à la ministre de la Santé et des Soins de longue durée par le Groupe consultatif ministériel de la Stratégie décennale de santé mentale et de lutte contre les dépendances, décembre 2010.
Established in 1994, we are an independent, not-for-profit corporation that provides essential information on Canada’s health system and the health of Canadians. Read the section on Mental Health and Addictions, which contains news, reports, resources, statistics, websites, etc.
2011 Statistics Canada Report based on an analysis of mental health consultations.
Through the creation of evidence-based research papers and a series of toolkits, CCMHI developed a compelling case for improving mental health care in the primary health care setting through interdisciplinary collaboration, including collaboration among health care providers, consumers and caregivers. Don't miss the impressive assortment of resources on the site.
World Federation for Mental Health document which evaluates health care delivery in several countries and advocates for a more effective system
Santé mentale au Québec article on primary care written by Marie-Josée Fleury.
(en anglais uniquement)
A toolkit intended to help dietitians in their care of clients who have mental illness.