Excellence in mental health psychological services, clinical training, and research
The Centre for Mental Health Research and Treatment (CMHRT) is a vital component of the Clinical Psychology program at the University of Waterloo. The CMHRT offers accessible, effective mental health services for adults, adolescents, children and families in the Region of Waterloo while facilitating cutting-edge research on the development, persistence and treatment of mental health problems and providing comprehensive clinical training in our state-of-the-art facility.
- Feb. 5, 2021
CMHRT Community Education Outreach - Mental Health 101 Workshop
Sydney Waring, Aleece Katan, and Serena Daljeet presented an excellent and engaging workshop on Mental Health 101 to graduate students in the Tri-University History Program on Feb 5, 2021. Held via Zoom, the workshop included three components. First, Sarena reviewed current research on the impact of the pandemic on mental health, particularly for graduate students. Next, Aleece shared helpful signs and symptoms of mental wellness, stress and heightened reactivity, and mental health disorde
- Feb. 2, 2021
One of our UW Clinical Psycology faculty, Dr. Dillon Browne, along with one of his graduate students, Jackson Smith, and Jean de Dieu Basabose from the Sanctuary Refugee Health Centre, have published an article in the Journal of Refugee Studies. The article is called Refugee Children and Families During the COVID-19 Crisis: A Resilience Framework for Mental Health.
- Jan. 7, 2021
The Canadian Psychological Association and the Council of Professional Associations of Psychologists have released an article about a strong majority of Canadians wanting improved access to psychologists. Read the article here: https://cpa.ca/strong-majority-of-canadians-want-improved-access-to-psychologists/