Helping Ontario's colleges and universities enhance their capacity to support student mental health and well-being.


Welcome to the Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health! Our mission is to help Ontario’s colleges and universities enhance their capacity to support student mental health and well-being.

You can find everything you need here, from resources on student mental health, webinars with experts, campus initiatives, to the latest news. We have it all here for you!

Reducing Cannabis Harms

This guide explores issues related to cannabis use and provides readers with an overview of health approaches that can reduce the harms and risks associated with it.

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Knowledge Sharing

The Centre is committed to building the knowledge and skills of front-line staff, faculty and student leaders in the post-secondary mental health sector.
2018 Conference | Bold Ideas

The Centre for Innovation in Campus Mental Health’s Annual Conference is the meeting place for stakeholders in post-secondary mental health across Ontario and Canada.


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Cannabis Use Guidelines and Recommendations for Ontario’s Campuses

With the approaching legalization and regulation of non-medical cannabis, Ontario colleges and universities are in need of relevant information related to cannabis legalization and regulation, mental health, harm reduction, and best-practices in engaging with students regarding substance use.


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Accessibility Services on Post-Secondary Campuses

Pearlyn Ng from CICMH sits down with Jennifer Gillies, Associate Director of AccessAbility Services at the University of Waterloo, to discuss the changing landscape and nature of accessibility services on post-secondary campuses.


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Campus Initiatives

The Centre keeps track of campus initiatives from across the province to help you stay informed of the work being done in student mental health.


The Centre identifies and compiles best and promising programs, practices and resources to help Ontario's post-secondary institutions enhance their capacity to support student mental health and well-being.


June 20, 2018

WHO classifies 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition
Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances.
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May 15, 2018

New student support program for mental health to be launched online
The two-year pilot program to increase mental health service accessibility will be launched in August 2018
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June 29 @ 9:00 am

19th Annual George Brown College Mental Health Conference
An educational forum co-hosted by George Brown College’s Centre for Preparatory & Liberal Studies and Student Success department, with sponsorship from RBC Foundation.
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