Category: Federal Budget


—Ottawa, ON, March 23, 2016— While yesterday’s budget did not announce significant investments in mental health for 2016, Canadian psychiatrists are encouraged that access to mental health services was named as a priority for the First Minister’s health accord currently under negotiation with the provinces and territories. “Many Canadians with ... Read More
March 23, 2016Rob Cornforth


— Ottawa, ON, April 22, 2015— The Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA) applauds the federal government’s budget announcement to renew the Mental Health Commission of Canada’s mandate for 10 years beyond its original term of 2007-2017. The CPA, along with many mental health organizations, advocated for the establishment of the Commission ... Read More
April 22, 2015Rob Cornforth