Online Resources

Articles related to Christians and mental health

1. Archbishop of Canterbury and daughter back churches’ mental health toolkit, Christianity Today

2. Brain health in a brain economy breaking through, Healthy Minds Canada

3. Find God in the Black Hole, Allyson Eamer, Anglican Planet

4. Christians Can’t Ignore the Uncomfortable Reality of Mental Illness, Christianity Today

5. Mental Illness and the Christians : Scripture and Science, Christianity Today

6. When your spouse has a mental illness, Christianity Today

7. Mental illness is no laughing matter, Christianity Today

8. Should Christians Take Medication for Mental Illness?, Christian Post

9. Christians and mental health : “This has nothing to do with whether I believe in Jesus”, The Guardian

10. Every illness is a spiritual problem : How evangelical Christian communities see mental health, The Guardian

11. Christianity and mental illness, Catholic New Agency

12. When Grace & Reality Collide: Dealing with Mental Illness, Part I, CrossWalk

13. When Grace & Reality Collide: Dealing with Mental Illness, Part II, CrossWalk



Online Videos

One of our Working Group members, Matthew Tsuda was featured in a documentary on CBC Television, showcasing his work with the mental health population. Matthew agreed to be filmed to promote mental health awareness and decrease stigma associated with mental illness. Here is a short clip of the documentary shared by CBC on Facebook:

TVO, Mental Health Matters 2013

Mental Health Channel

Charlie Rose series on Brain and Mental illness

Elyn Saks on Ted Talk : A legal scholar talks about her recovery of schizophrenia

Thomas Insel on Ted Talk : Director of the National Institute of Mental Health talks about “Towards a new understanding of mental illness”

Douglas Mental Health University Institute-Recovery Stories

Stories of Hope and Recovery

Stories of Recovery, CamH

Recovery Stories, Choices in Recovery

Recovering from Eating Disorder, Eating Disorder Hope

Recovery Stories from patients of Ontario Shores, videos

All of these links and resources are being provided for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval from our Working Group regarding any of the services or opinions of the organization or resource listed.