Mental Health Resources

Befrienders Worldwide:
http://www.befrienders.org

eMentalHealth:
www.ementalhealth.ca

Healthy Minds Canada:
www.healthymindscanada.ca

Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region
http://www.dcottawa.on.ca/english/services/247-support/distress-line.html

 

Suicide Prevention Resources

The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention:
http://suicideprevention.ca/

The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Crisis Center Locator:
http://suicideprevention.ca/need-help/

Ontario Association for Suicide Prevention:
http://ospn.ca

Centre for Suicide Prevention:
http://www.suicideinfo.ca

 

Alcohol & Addiction Resources

Substance Abuse and Suicide: A Guide to Understanding the Connection and Reducing the Risk
www.drugrehab.com/guides/suicide-risks/

Drug-Rehabs.org:
https://www.drug-rehabs.org/

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health:
http://www.camh.ca/en/hospital/Pages/home.aspx

Addiction Center:
www.addictioncenter.com

Alcohol Help:
www.alcoholrehabguide.org/resources/dual-diagnosis/alcohol-and-depression/

 

24-Hour Help Lines

Mental Health Crisis Line (within Ottawa): 613-722-6914

Distress Centre of Ottawa & Region: 613-238-3311

Youth Services Bureau Crisis Line: 613-260-2360 OR 1-877-377-7775 (toll free for Eastern Ontario)

Ottawa Police Mental Health Unit: 613-236-1222, ext. 5115

Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868


Research Privacy and Ethics

Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004:
http://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/04p03

International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Guidelines: http://www.ich.org/products/guidelines/efficacy/efficacy-single/article/good-clinicalpractice.html

Tri-Council Policy Statement 2 – Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans: http://www.pre.ethics.gc.ca/eng/policy-politique/initiatives/tcps2-eptc2/Default/