Informing the debate on spanking

July 3rd, 2012 · No Comments · Medicine, News, News Release, Research

New study by University of Manitoba researchers examines the link between physical punishment and mental disorders
Harsh physical punishment, even in the absence of child maltreatment, is associated with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance abuse/dependence and personality disorders, a new study by University of Manitoba researchers concludes.
The study, published in the July 2 edition of the […]

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The Mental Effects of Spanking Children, and Other Topics

September 29th, 2011 · No Comments · News Release

On Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, Healthy Minds Canada (HMC) and its national research partners are hosting “Open Minds Across Canada Mental Health Symposia 2011”, an event focusing on the mental health of Canadians.
These free, public symposia – offered in Winnipeg, Vancouver, Saskatoon, Durham Region, Kingston, Hamilton, Toronto, Montreal and Halifax — are sponsored by the […]

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News Release: Is TV bad for mental health, and other topics

October 26th, 2010 · No Comments · Health, News Release

On October 28, Healthy Minds Canada (HMC) and its national research partners are hosting “Open Minds Across Canada Mental Health Symposia 2010”, an event focusing on the mental health of children.
As a partner, the University of Manitoba is hosting a free public event with researchers addressing such questions as: Are watching TV, playing video games […]

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