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On the hook for $170K: RBC sues student forced out of med school by mental illness

When Bryan Robson was accepted to medical school, he never imagined he’d be diagnosed with a mental illness and sued by the bank for more than $170,000.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/rbc-sues-med-student-from-dauphin-1.4021823

All inmates at this Ontario jail suffer from mental illness or addictions, human rights commissioner says

Indigenous people in jail in Kenora, Ont., experience "cultural disruption", says the Chief Commissioner of the Ontario Human Rights Commission.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/kenora-jail-1.3988460

Clock ticking on London group homes

Only one out of five operators running informal group homes for vulnerable people in London has applied for a mandatory new licence, with little more than a week to go before the deadline.

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http://www.lfpress.com/2017/02/12/london-bylaw-few-informal-group-home-operators-have-applied-for-a-mandatory-new-licence-adopted-in-the-fallout-of-a-deadly-2014-fire

Vince Li could get absolute discharge

The man who was found not criminally responsible for beheading another man on a Greyhound bus could be given complete freedom after a Manitoba Criminal Code Review Board hearing on Monday.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/vince-li-could-get-absolute-discharge-1.3968166

Man who beheaded Greyhound bus passenger seeking discharge, family says

The mother of a man beheaded by a fellow bus passenger in Manitoba says her son's killer is seeking an absolute discharge almost eight years after he was found not criminally responsible.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/man-who-beheaded-greyhound-bus-passenger-seeking-discharge-family-says-1.3960785

Grand Falls radio host says Bell Media station fired her for mental health issues

A 24 year-old radio host in Grand Falls says says she was fired by a Bell Media station without warning, only one hour after she shared her struggles with mental illness with her colleagues and gave her supervisor a doctor’s note stating that she needed tw

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/bell-media-host-mental-health-1.3950097

Research Reveals Brains of PTSD Victims | The Nature of Things | CBC

New research reveals that the brains of PTSD sufferers are different from the rest. More: http://www.cbc.ca/natureofthings/episodes/ptsd-beyond-trauma Subscribe: http://bit.ly/CBCSubscribe Watch Full Episodes of The Nature of Things: http://bit.ly/FullEpis

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IAKx4RfB52k

Why is it so hard to get help for mental illness in Canada?

In Canada, only one in five people with depression gets appropriate treatment. And in Ontario, only one in three patients discharged from psychiatric hospitalization will get a follow-up within the month. Why is Canada doing so poorly in helping people wit

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RznCp__DZ9k

Video: Footage of woman smashing cruisers highlights mental health crisis

Shocking video of a woman stomping on two police cruisers on New Year's Day is shining a light on the mental health crisis in this country. CityNews reporter Adrian Ghobrial has the details.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_f7skQgRjKA

Royal Columbian Hospital mental health centre moving forward

Royal Columbian Hospital is one step closer to getting a new 75-bed mental health and substance use centre. Fraser Health announced last month that Bird Design-Build Construction Inc. has been . . .

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http://www.newwestrecord.ca/news/royal-columbian-hospital-mental-health-centre-moving-forward-1.6116152

Health Funding

A five-billion dollar boost for mental health is up in the air, after the provinces and federal government failed to reach a deal on health care funding. Matt Galloway spoke with Dr. Catherine Zahn, she is a neurologist, and president and CEO of CAMH.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/programs/metromorning/health-funding-1.3904849

Toronto Star Video - Inside the new CAMH

The CAMH site is receiving a facelift, courtesy of an ambitious redevelopment initiative set to open on June 21. This phase of redevelopment is meant to encourage integration with the surrounding Queen West community - a bustling and eclectic neighbourhood

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JK2Rk8pzYTE

Twitter's top hashtag in Canada for 2016: #BellLetsTalk

#BellLetsTalk was Canada's most used hashtag of 2016 according to new data released by Twitter. Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: https://www.youtube.com/ctvnews Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: http://www.ctvnews.ca/ For a full

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWOafhsmfSs

Movies, Media and Mental Illness: Changing the conversation

By Lori Spadorcia, Vice President, Communications and Partnerships at CAMH | When John Kastner embarked on the development of the documentary Not Criminally Responsible, nobody could have [...]

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http://www.camhblog.ca/2016/11/25/movies-media-and-mental-illness-changing-the-conversation/

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