PROMOTING CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH IN PRIMARY CARE

Publications


The CanREACH initiative has proven itself as a leading practice / innovative excellence as a strategic program, Specifically, outcomes of the CanREACH initiative found improved patient care (quality and experience), physician ability (knowledge and practice) and health system performance (efficacy and appropriate service utilization). The proven impacts have been published and celebrated globally.

 

Medical Journals:

Mental health literacy in primary care: Canadian Research and Education for the Advancement of Child Health (CanREACH) BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine
2017;22:123-131.
https://ebm.bmj.com/content/22/4/123

The Basic Science of Behavior Change and Its Application to Pediatric Providers, Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics , Volume 26 , Issue 4 , 851 - 874
https://www.childpsych.theclinics.com/article/S1056-4993(17)30082-2/fulltext?code=chc-site


Local Newspapers:

ACHF CanREACH Update
http://www.hmhc.ca/Media/DAW_CanREACH_May%202016.pdf

Mental Health Literacy Alberta
http://www.hmhc.ca/Media/J4K%20Spring%202015_Mental%20Health%20Literacy.pdf


AWARDS


 

2018 Recipient The College of Family Physicians Canada (CFPC): Program Award in Continuing Professional Development

2017/18 Nominee President’s Excellence Award, Alberta Health Services (AHS): Innovation and Research

2017 Recipient Canada’s Center for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH): Difference Maker – Dr. Eden McCaffrey

2016 Recipient Alberta Health Services (AHS) Department of Psychiatry: Excellence in Systems Transformation