Mental Health Promotion - Canada.ca

Link: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/health-promotion/mental-health/mental-health-promotion.html

FREEThe Mental Health Promotion program leads and supports national activities which promote positive mental health. PHAC defines positive mental health as "the capacity of each and all of us to feel, think, act in ways that enhance our ability to enjoy life and deal with the challenges we face. ...

Actived: Monday Oct 26, 2020

Mental Health Promotion - CMHA National

Link: https://cmha.ca/public-policy/mental-health-promotion

FREEAn understanding of mental health promotion requires a clear concept of mental health. Key components of mental health generally include the capacity to: enjoy life, use abilities and achieve goals, contribute to community, deal with life’s inevitable challenges and bounce back from adversity, and form and sustain relationships with others. Because mental health is more than the absence of ...

Actived: Sunday Oct 25, 2020

Mental Health Promotion: Is Nursing Dropping the Ball

Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S8755722306001062

FREEDefinition of Mental Health Promotion The World Federation of Mental Health (2003, p. 7) identified mental health promotion strategies in its annual report as those that “support well-being and resilience, strengthen mental health and empower individuals and communities.” Hodgson (1996, p. ...

Actived: Saturday Oct 3, 2020

DEFINITIONS OF MENTAL HEALTH PROMOTION (MHP) vs. MENTAL

Link: http://en.healthnexus.ca/sites/en.healthnexus.ca/files/u4/definitionsofmhpvsmip.pdf

FREE Mental health promotion uses strategies that foster supportive environments and individual resilience, while showing respect for equity, social justice, interconnections and personal dignity. ...

Actived: Wednesday Oct 21, 2020

Health promotion in mental health care: perceptions from

Link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jocn.12076

FREEGrowing attention is given to the implementation of health promotion activities in mental health care. By improving the understanding of perceptions of patients and mental health nurses, health promotion programmes targeting physical activity and healthy eating can be developed that better meet the patients' needs. Design. A descriptive qualitative study. Methods. Based on a purposive sampling ...

Actived: Friday Oct 23, 2020

Mental Health Promotion Guideline, 2018

Link: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/publichealth/oph_standards/docs/protocols_guidelines/Mental_Health_Promotion_Guideline_2018.pdf

FREEMental health promotion is the process of enhancing the capacity of individuals and communities to increase control over their lives and improve their mental health. ...

Actived: Tuesday Oct 27, 2020

The role of the nurse in health promotion - Hospital News

Link: https://hospitalnews.com/the-role-of-the-nurse-in-health-promotion/

FREEThe World Health Organization (WHO) defines health promotion as a process of enabling people to increase control over and to improve their health (WHO, 1986). To facilitate that process, we must provide people with appropriate information. Nurses have a key role in providing that information in the form of health teaching. Nurses are highly educated, experienced health professionals who are ...

Actived: Tuesday Oct 27, 2020

Prevention and Promotion in Mental Health

Link: https://www.who.int/mental_health/media/en/545.pdf

FREEPromotion of mental health WHO defines health promotion as “the process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve their health”(WHO, 1986). Mental health promotion often refers to positive mental health, rather than mental ill health. Positive mental health is the desired outcome of health promotion interventions. ...

Actived: Monday Oct 26, 2020

Promoting mental health and wellbeing - RCNi

Link: https://journals.rcni.com/nursing-standard/promoting-mental-health-and-wellbeing-ns2013.02.27.24.35.e7160

FREEAll nurses are expected to promote patients’ health and this includes physical and psychological wellbeing. In this article the author argues that we already have much of the knowledge necessary to enhance public mental health and that we need to focus more on the factors that promote a state of positive wellbeing rather than on what makes people ill. ...

Actived: Wednesday Oct 28, 2020