November 25, 2021
A study conducted in Brantford has demonstrated that mothers who have recovered from postpartum depression could, with training, “significantly” help other women.
November 18, 2021
The best cure for mothers struggling with post-partum depression may be speaking with those who have come out the other side.
October 20, 2021
The impact of COVID-19 on health-care professionals is the subject of a major international study on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) being led by Margaret McKinnon.
September 29, 2021
On Thursday, McMaster’s Faculty of Health Sciences joins Canadians across the country in collective solidarity to mark the country’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept. 30, also known as Orange Shirt Day.
September 8, 2021
A one-day online therapy session can help treat postpartum depression (PPD), says a study led by McMaster University scientists.
September 7, 2021
Two professors of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences are being honoured for their work by the Royal Society of Canada (RSC).
March 15, 2021 by Laura Lawson
New research from McMaster University has found that roughly three in every five Canadian adults aged 45 to 85 have been exposed to childhood abuse, neglect, intimate partner violence or other household adversity.
March 11, 2021
By building ongoing collaboration, Stelios Georgiades will spend the next decade in a new chair, working with his team to improve care for children with autism and other neurodevelopment conditions in Hamilton and across Canada.
March 1, 2021
February 22, 2021
I am very pleased to be able to announce that thanks to the generous support of Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) and the HHS Foundation we have created a new Chair, the McMaster Children's Hospital Chair in Autism and Neurodevelopment.
February 12, 2021
Paul O’Byrne has been reappointed to a second five-year term as vice-president and dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences.
February 8, 2021
As you may be aware, February 8th to the 12th isResident and Fellow Acknowledgement and Appreciation Week and on behalf of us all, I would like to express my appreciation and gratitude to all our residents - in our general psychiatry program, and our forensic, child, and geriatric subspecialty programs - and our Fellows who are either completing their fellowships or who have done so in the last year.
February 7, 2021
Since 1996 February has been officially designated as Black History Month in Canada and is a time to celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Black Canadians and their communities who have done so much to make Canada the culturally diverse, compassionate, and prosperous nation it is today.
December 16, 2020
Bernice Downey, who has led the Faculty of Health Sciences’ Indigenous Health Initiative since 2017, has been appointed as the Faculty’s first associate dean, Indigenous Health.