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: Sunday Oct 18, 2020

DEFINITIONS OF MENTAL HEALTH PROMOTION (MHP) vs. MENTAL

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

FREEdefinition will conform to the definition of health, mental health needs to be All: Mental Health Promotion and Mental Illness Prevention Policy Background Paper. Alberta: Pan‐Canadian Steering Committee for Mental Health Promotion and Mental Illness Prevention. MHP is concerned with helping people take control over their lives and improve their mental health…the focus is on creating ...

Actived: Thursday Aug 13, 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: Sunday Oct 18, 2020

Mental Health Promotion: A Framework for Action - CMHA

Link: https://cmha.ca/documents/mental-health-promotion-a-framework-for-action

FREEA mental health promotion approach will help ensure that all the Commission’s work supports the assets, strengths and resilience of individuals and communities. In particular, mental health promotion principles can inform the approach the Commission takes to its initial identified priorities. For example: Fighting stigma A mental health promotion approach would ensure that the target ...

Actived: Monday Oct 19, 2020

Mental health promotion: Frequently Asked Questions

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

FREEFurther, mental health promotion is an approach that sees all people as holistic beings, regardless of psychological or medical diagnosis. Mental health promotion applies equally to all people, sick or well, disabled or not disabled, problematical or unproblematic. ...

Actived: Sunday Oct 18, 2020

Promoting Mental Health - World Health Organization

Link: https://www.who.int/mental_health/evidence/en/promoting_mhh.pdf

FREEmental health promotion involves actions that support people to adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles and which create supportive living conditions or environments for health. This Summary Report and the full Report on which it is based describe the concepts relating to promotion of mental health, the emerging evidence for effectiveness of interventions, and the public health policy and ...

Actived: Tuesday Oct 20, 2020

Promoting Mental Health - World Health Organization

Link: https://www.who.int/mental_health/evidence/MH_Promotion_Book.pdf

FREEThe World Health Organization (WHO) embraces a definition of health as “physical, mental, and social well-being”. Of these elements, mental well-being historically has been misunderstood and often forgotten. WHO has spent the last five years actively addressing the barriers that prevent access to mental health care and campaigning for the full incorporation of mental health in world-wide ...

Actived: Saturday Oct 17, 2020

Promoting mental health - World Health Organization

Link: https://www.who.int/westernpacific/activities/promoting-mental-health

FREEMental health promotion should be mainstreamed into governmental and nongovernmental policies and programmes. In addition to the health sector, it is essential to involve the education, labour, justice, transport, environment, housing, and welfare sectors. WHO Western Pacific Regional Office has supported Member States in promoting and advocating mental health, which includes raising awareness ...

Actived: Sunday Oct 18, 2020