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About Us

 

Looking for information about mental health, and where to find help? eMentalHealth.ca provides anonymous, confidential and trustworthy information, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

 

Features include: 

  • Mental Health Help (i.e. directory of mental health services and organizations)  
  • Info Sheets: Information about a variety of mental health conditions and topics.
  • Screening Tools: Find out if you or a loved one has a mental health concern with our free, online screening tools.
  • Events Calendar: Information about mental health events in your area. 
  • News Feed: Information about the latest mental health news. 
  • Research directory: Information about research studies in your area.

Who We Are

 

eMentalHealth.ca is a non-profit initiative of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) dedicated to improving the mental health of children, youth and families. 

 

Are you interested in bringing eMentalHealth.ca to your community?

 

Learn more here...

 

Promotional Materials

 

Business card PDF | English | French

Poster PDF | Bilingual

One pager description | English

Powerpoint: Introduction for Professionals | Powerpoint slides

 

History and Timeline

 

2005

  • eMentalHealth.ca was founded by Dr. Michael Cheng, Child and Family Psychiatrist at CHEO, in collaboration with Amy Martin, Clinician at Crossroads Children's Centre
  • Special thanks to the City of Ottawa and Community Foundation Ottawa for seed funding

2009-2013

  • eMentalHealth.ca was an initiative of the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health.
  • Special thanks to the Ontario Centre of Excellence for its generous support over the years

2013-present

  • eMentalHealth.ca returns to the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) as an initiative to benefit children, youth and families with mental health needs in Eastern Ontario and beyond

Our Volunteers

 

Special thanks to the generosity of all the volunteers who have contributed to the site, which have included:

  • Sarah Ghabrial
  • Colombe Lalonde-Jones
  • Grace W.
  • Alex B.
  • Michele A.
  • Rebeca S.
  • Denise St-Jean
  • Monika Dugas
  • Kevin Polesello
  • And many others...

 

 

This Page Last Updated: Jun 10, 2017
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