Vancouver Island teen’s tragic death renews calls for youth mental health resources

The tragic end to a search for a missing Vancouver Island teenager has renewed calls for access to mental health services for youth. Andre Courtmarche was found dead in Goldstream Provincial Park Saturday, concluding a week-long search for the 16 year old. Read more: Missing Vancouver Island teenager found dead after week-long search; foul play … Read more

Coronavirus: Quebec doctor’s death by suicide sends shockwaves through Canada’s medical community

The death of a Granby, Que., emergency physician has sent shockwaves throughout the Canadian medical community. Dr. Karine Dion, 35, who was also the mother of a young son, died by suicide earlier in January. Her family said it was the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic that led to her death. “Her family and her … Read more