TNM to Host 10 safeTALK Trainings in 2018

In 2018 The New Mentality will host 10 safeTALK trainings in partnership with Children and Youth Mental Health Agencies and one post-secondary institution in Ontario. This project was made possible by a grant received from the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund. This project will improve the New Mentality’s youth and adult allies’ capacity to support […]

Disable the Label 2018 Program and Resource Package Released!

6 MORE DAYS UNTIL #DTL2018! At Disable the Label 2018, we will explore what it means to be part of a movement, and to co-create community within that movement that makes us feel stronger, healthier, and unstoppable. The magic and strength of The New Mentality has always been found in the strong bonds and meaningful […]

Mental Health & The Education System

By: Evan Rogers, Youth Mental Health Advocate Over the last year, my passion for mental health in the education system has increased greatly. It is in my opinion that the education system has the greatest opportunity to help youth with their mental health. Although full responsibility should not be placed on the education system, the […]

A New Way of Advocating

Hello Everyone, I hope you are all having a fantastic day and a great start to Mental Health Week! First off, let me introduce myself! My Name is Jaydon and I come from a small town just outside of our nation’s capital. I’ve been a Mental Health Advocate and a member of The New Mentality […]

Youth Action Committee 2017 Project Update

At the start of 2017, Our Joint Youth Action Committee (YAC) with Children’s Mental Health Ontario began work on its third youth-led policy project. The committee, composed of  youth from across Ontario, first met in March in Toronto to discuss their experiences with the mental health system and what they had heard from other youth […]