Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

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Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Public Health and You

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Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

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Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

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Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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Promoting Mental Health through Healthy Eating and Nutritional Care

Promoting Mental Health through Healthy Eating and Nutritional Care An integrative literature synthesis was employed to outline the various intersections between nutrition and mental health and to inform dietetics-related practice, policy and research initiatives. The literature was organized within four key themes as outlined in four sections of this paper: 1) Nutrition and its role in mental health promotion and disease prevention;2) Intersections between mental health conditions and dietetics practice; 3) Diversity in practice; and 4) Nutritional care for mental health populations.
Author:
Dietitians of Canada
Category:
Case Study, Evidence Summary, Report, Strategy/Framework
Topics:
Food Security & Access to Food, Nutrients, Special Diets
Setting:
School, Workplace, Home, Community-at-large, Primary Care
Age:
Prenatal, Infant, Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)
Population:
First Nations, Inuit & Metis, Immigrant, Low Income
Language:
English
Jurisdiction:
National