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Today's newsletter comes to you from Glasgow -- and on its regularly scheduled day! I would like to thank my sister for her Wifi, my laptop for struggling its way back to reasonable health, and our readers for their kind understanding of the unexpected technical challenges that often come along during globetrotting adventures.

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Today's feature article comes from Judith Madill, Libbie Wallace, Karine Goneau-Lessard, Rob MacDonald, and Celine Dion. It provides the findings of a recently conducted assessment of the literature on social marketing programs for Aboriginal peoples.

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Resource Launch--Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs: Children (7-12) & Youth (13-19), CAMH


October 7, 2014

CAMH, Toronto Public Health and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, are pleased to announce that an updated version of the Best Practice Guidelines for Mental Health Promotion Programs: Children & Youth (2014) will be launched during a webinar hosted by the CAMH Health Promotion Resource Centre.

System Design and Integration Lead, South West Local Health Integration Network


London, Ontario
Deadline October 6, 2014
The South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 local organizations that have been created in Ontario to plan, coordinate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres (CCACs), long-term care homes, community health centres (CHCs), community support service agencies, and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario.

New Resource--Infographic: Alternative Treatments for Depression, Mobilizing Minds Research Group


This new infographic from the Mobilizing Minds Research Group highlights information about researched alternatives to psychotherapy and antidepressants for the treatment of depression. Appearing in a visually appealing and eady-to-understand format, this evidence-based infographic can be used as an online resource or turned into a poster for your wall.

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Call for Abstracts--Global Health & Innovation Conference, Unite For Sight, 12th Annual Conference


Deadline September 30, 2014

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.  Register by September 30 for a very reduced early bird rate.


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