Mental Health / Emotions / Suicide / Mental Illness

Can Poverty Lead to Mental Illness?

The Science of Poverty and Mental Health

The (obvious) linkages between poverty and mental health, and ongoing
research to analyze what improves one or the other is examined here:

The ‘Raced’ Body: Reflecting on Clinical Encounters, Indigenous Cultural Safety Learning Series on Nov 24

Location: Online
Date: November 24, 2016
Time: 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. EST
 
Dr. Barry Lavallee is a member of Manitoba First Nation and Métis
communities, and is a University of Manitoba trained family physician
specializing in Indigenous health and northern practice.  Dr. Lavallee
will be presenting on Making the Indigenous Body Human: One Day at a
Time.

A Sound Mind II: Mental Health and Youth (FREE) - on Nov 12

ATTEND THE BLACK HEALTH ALLIANCE'S FORUM ON MENTAL HEALTH
November 12// The Board of Directors of Black Health Alliance invites
your organization and its members to our second annual forum, “A Sound
Mind II: Mental Health and Youth”. The objective of “A Sound Mind” is to
start the conversation about mental health in the Black community and
in so doing break the stigmas surrounding mental health. This year’s
forum puts the spotlight on youth because they are often not heard and

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