Welcome to the MMHRC

Responding to Cultural Diversity in Mental Health

The MMHRC provides resources in multiple languages to support culturally safe and competent mental health care for Canada’s diverse population. Please join us to build a community of practice.

Getting Help

Culturally-relevant mental health information for consumers of mental health services

Professionals

Culturally-relevant mental health information for professionals working with diverse cultural groups

Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 21 at 12 pm EST

Mental health in diverse communities: A discussion about resiliency and mental well-being.

Join us for insights into the state of mental health in diverse communities and participate in a discussion about resiliency and mental well-being. Register now for this panel moderated by Dr. Ghayda Hassan, PhD, clinical psychologist, professor of clinical psychology at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), and researcher with the SHERPA-RAPS team at CIUSSS Centre-Ouest-de-l’île-de-Montréal. Please note, this event is held in French.

More information available here.

Monday, January 18, 2021

McGill researchers launch Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre

Bell Let’s Talk, McGill University, The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) and the Lady Davis Institute at the Jewish General Hospital are pleased to announce the official launch of the Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre (MMHRC). This unique online resource seeks to improve the quality and availability of mental health services for people from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, including new Canadians, refugees and members of established ethnocultural communities. With these populations disproportionally affected by the global pandemic, the MMHRC will provide a timely and critical new resource.

Click here to access the full press release.

Dr. Laurence Kirmayer discusses launch of the Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre

Information in other languages

This website provides access to mental health information in more than 25 languages.
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