CAMH Monitor 2013 – Part 1: Trends in mental health and substance use among Ontario adults

On August 13, 2015, CAMH's Health Promotion Resource Centre and EENet presented the first of a two-part webinar series about the Ontario results from the CAMH Monitor, the longest ongoing survey of substance use and mental health among adults in Canada.

This webinar provided an overview of the 2013 results, focusing on key trends in Ontario as well as areas of improvement and of concern. A panel of CAMH researchers and clinicians also reflected on key trends and answer participants’ questions.

Watch part 1 here and see the presentation slides here.

The presenters

  • Dr. Paul Kurdyak, Director, Health Systems Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH); Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Program Lead, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.
  • Dr. Robert Mann, Senior Scientist, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH; Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
  • Dr. Hayley Hamilton, Research Scientist, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH; Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
  • Anca Ialomiteanu, Research Methods Specialist, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH.

The second webinar (date TBD) featured provincial partners who have used the CAMH Monitor data to inform programming, planning and policy. A panel discussed how the data can inform planning that advances health equity and a focus on the broader determinants of health. Watch the recording of this webinar here.