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Article - A Framework for Supporting Action in Population Mental Health
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Seminar - Promoting Population Mental Health and Wellbeing for Children and Youth - Innovative Approaches to Policy, Practice and Research

Population Mental Health in Canada: Summary of Emerging Needs and Orientations to Support the Public Health Workforce
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Population Mental Health in Canada: An Overview of the Context, Stakeholders and Initiatives to Support Action in Public Health
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Defining a Population Mental Health Framework for Public Health
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Scan of Mental Health Strategies across Canada

Advancing Population Mental Health
On the site of the Ontario Health Promotion e-Bulletin.

Framework for Healthy Public Policies Favouring Mental Health (HPP-FMH)
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Annotated Bibliography: Population Mental Health
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Canadian Resources
Positive mental health surveillance indicator Framework. Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention, Public Health Agency of Canada (2016).

Mental health promotion: Let's start speaking the same language. Watson, S. et McDonald, K.  Region of Waterloo Public Health & Emergency Services (2016).

Exploring Positive Mental Health.
Canadian Institute for Health Information. (2009). 
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Mentally Healthy Communities: A collection of Papers.
Canadian Institute for Health Information. (2008).
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Blogue Qualaxia
A site for discussing population mental health (in French)

International Resources

A special number of « La santé en action (Santé publique France) » on Promoting population mental health (Promouvoir la santé mentale de la population) (Available in French only). (March 2017).

Social determinants of mental health. UCL Institute of Health Equity. World Health Organization and Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Geneva: World Health Organization (2014).  

The evidence of mental health promotion effectiveness: strategies for action. Promotion and Education. A special issue of IUHPE: Jané-Lopis, E., Barry, M., Hosman, C., Patel, V. (Eds.). Supplement – Hors série – Edición especial 2, 1-72. (2005).
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Addressing the Determinants of Positive Mental Health: Concepts, Evidence and Practice. 11, 3. Barry, M. International journal of mental health promotion (2009).
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Foresight Mental Capital and Wellbeing Project Outputs
Final Project report. The Government Office for Science, London.
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Promoting Mental Health: Concepts, Emerging Evidence, Practice. Herrman, H., Saxena, S., & Moodie, R. (Eds). A Report of the World Health Organization, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Collaboration with the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation and University of Melbourne. Geneva: WHO (2005).
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Mental health, resilience and inequalities. Friedli, L. (2009). WHO Europe.
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Evidence-based mental health promotion resource. Keleher, H., & Armstrong, R. Report for the Department of Human Services and VicHealth, Melbourne (2005).

Wellbeing - Why it matters to health policy. Health is the top thing people say matters to their wellbeing. DH-UK (2014).

What you need to know about mental health inequalities. DH-Scotland (2010).

Whole series on wellbeing across the life course. Starting well- developing well- living well-working well-aging well-… DH-UK.

What Works Centre for Wellbeing (UK).

The UKs Faculty of public health website on better mental health for all (UK).

Pascale Mantoura


The Centre's Pascale Mantoura participated in a panel to discuss the roles of public health workforce in population mental health and wellness promotion. This panel was held on March 27 2019, at the Ontario Public Health Convention (TOPHC).
March 2019. Description.
In this webinar, co-presented by the NCCHPP and Public Health Sudbury & Districts, presenters discussed a general overview of the roles of public health in population mental health and wellness promotion and presented an example of integration of a population mental health perspective in public health practice. This webinar was held on Friday March 22, 2019, from 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. EDT.
March 2019. Description PPT.
On October 23, 2018, Pascale Mantoura presented a workshop with partners from Québec and Ontario on the roles of public health in population mental health promotion during the conference of the Canadian Mental Health Association which was held in Montréal at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel. October 2018. Description.
On June 6 2018, NCCHPP's Pascale Manoura offered a class on the role of public health in population mental health in the mental health course MSO6080 offered in the master's program in public health at the School of Public Health at the University of Montréal.
July 2018. Description. Download 3.4 MB
NCCHPP's Pascale Mantoura contributed to a day-long collective reflection with Sudbury & District Health Unit on informing the development of a mental health promotion strategy. This workshop was held on April 26, 2018.
July 2018. Description. Download 2.7 MB
Pascale was part of the scientific committee in preparation for the full day workshop at TOPHC entitled: The Role of Public Health in Mental Health Promotion that was held on March 23, 2018.
March 2018. Description. Download.  1.6 MB
Margaret Barry, a renowned expert from the National University of Ireland Galway offered a seminar on promoting population mental health for children and youth on September 13, 2017, in Montréal.
August 2017.  Description. PPT Presentation  Recording (from the IRSPUM website)
The NCCHPP's Pascale Mantoura offered a presentation on December 9 at JASP 2015, in Montréal.
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The NCCPH offered a workshop at the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) Conference, on May 26, 2015.
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The NCCHPP's Pascale Mantoura co-hosted a 90-minute panel workshop at the Ontario Public Health Convention, on March 25, 2015.
March 2015. Description. Download. 641 K
The goal of this webinar, presented on June 19th 2014 by Pascale Mantoura, was to present a framework on Population Mental Health for public health.
June 2014. Description. Download  1.69 MB.


Pascale Mantoura from the NCCHPP offered a 90-minute workshop on April 10, 2014 at the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) conference, held from April 8 to 11, 2014.
March 2014.  Description. Download  2.15 MB
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