Travel restrictions and lockdowns force many to take longer breaks from visiting home.
According to the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association, the province has the country’s longest wait times for mental health care. This is causing patients to wait more than a year to receive psychiatric treatment.
Social isolation, loss of independence and ageism impact the well-being of older adults, say a social work professor and a mental health coordinator.
Causes and solutions for vets’ mental health problems and high suicide rates still being researched.
Social media is a great way to stay connected with friends and family. But, constantly seeing people’s best versions of themselves can affect one’s mental health. Thandi O’Grady/Kicker
When it comes to destigmatizing mental illness, language plays a crucial role in empowering people.
Seasonal Affective Disorder is an issue that Newfoundlanders deal with every year, and COVID19 has made the issue much larger. Josh Hodder Kicker
For two mental health professionals, COVID-19 has posed problems. But they’ve found solutions. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for mental health services has increased Counsellors Valerie St-Gelais and Dr. Betty […]
A new hub of services for those experiencing homelessness and addiction has found a permanent location in Kingston, but nearby residents have expressed concern.
Learning from home is causing students to be stressed out.