Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba

Upcoming Events

She Wore Flowers in Her Hair

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She Wore Flowers in Her Hair is an event in support of mental health awareness, in honour of Jaedra Winter. This event will take place on June 3rd, 2017 from 12-5 P.M. at Kelburn Estates (1293 Kelburn Rd.). Ticket price includes access to all activities, lunch provided by Pony Corral, and a rubber wrist band! All proceeds will be donated to the Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba. For more information please visit the she wore flowers in her hair website.


Nutrition & Mental Health Course

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MDAM’s Nutrition & Mental Health course will be held on June 10th 2017, from 9:00am-4:00pm at the MDAM office (4 Fort St.). The cost of this course is $25. Topics covered include eating disorders, mindful eating, stress, roles of food and medication on mental health as well as many others. For more information or to register contact Charlotte at 204-786-0987 or email.


Shoppers.Love.You Baby Blues and Better Days

Shoppers Love You Baby Blues and Better Days June 2017

Shoppers.Love.You Baby Blues and Better days is a free 4-week program offered to new or expectant mothers and fathers. The course provides information and addresses issues as well as common concerns associated with the arrival of a newborn child. This program is being offered on Saturday afternoons starting June 10th at Sir William Stephenson Library, 765 Keewatin St.. To register for this program, please e-mail Jennifer or phone 204-250-3079.


Rumors Comedy Event

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Rumors Comedy event featuring comedian Damonde Tschritter will be held on June 14 at 8pm. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased by contacting Brenda at 204-471-7936 or through email. Net proceeds will be donated to MDAM.


Work It Out! Sports Camp

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Work It Out! Sports camp is a camp designed to teach kids aged 9-12 about physical as well as mental health. This event is scheduled for July 10th-14th at Marymound School and the cost is $50 for the full 5 days. For more information contact Griffin at 204-786-0987 or through email. The registration form can be downloaded here.


Cognitive Behavior Program in Selkirk

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MDAM will be offering the Cognitive Behavior Program in Selkirk, MB for the months of May and June. This program is free of charge and anyone over the age of 16 may attend. To register contact Shelley Flitcroft through phone at 204-330-7821 or through email.


The Mental Health First Aid Course

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The Mental Health First Aid course provides explanations of mental health, mental illness and mental health problems. The course discusses signs and symptoms of common mental health problems and crisis situations and provides information about effective interventions and treatments. The length of the course is 2 days, offered at the MDAM office (100-4 Fort St.) and the cost is $100. The dates are listed below. For more information please contact Charlotte through email or at 204-786-0987.

Course Dates
May 27-28 2017
June 24-25 2017


Nutrition & Mental Health Course

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MDAM’s Nutrition & Mental Health course will be held on June 10th 2017, from 9:00am-4:00pm at the MDAM office (4 Fort St.). The cost of this course is $25. Topics covered include eating disorders, mindful eating, stress, roles of food and medication on mental health as well as many others. For more information or to register contact Charlotte at 204-786-0987 or email.


Rock It Out!

Rock it Out Poster 2017

Rock It Out! is a two week summer rock camp for kids living in Manitoba aged 12-17. The rock camp is designed to encourage an environment where kids, particularly those at risk or affected by mood disorders can experience a sense of community as well as develop peer relationships.

Session 2017 Dates

SESSION 1: July 3rd – July 14th
SESSION 2: July 17th – July 28th
SESSION 3: July 31st – August 11th
SESSION 4: August 14th – August 25th

Registration is now open, to register download the registration form here


Cognitive Behaviour Program

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*New Dates Added

The Cognitive Behavior course is designed to equip individuals with a necessary skill set, which may be used to identify, assist as well as resolve issues related to mental health. This course is free of charge and for ages 16 and up. MDAM is also offering a 6 week cognitive course presented by Tina Holland on April 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8 , 15 (6:00-8:00pm) at the St.Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 2400 Portage Ave. The cost of this 6 week course is $40. For more information or to register, please contact Charlotte through email or at 204-786-0987.


MDAM News

TOMS ‘REID’ FRAME

Academy Optical Reid Poster

MDAM has partnered up with Academy Optical and TOMS to present the TOM ‘REID’ FRAME. Every time a TOMS ‘REID’ FRAME is purchased, a portion of the funds will be donated to MDAM. Academy Optical is located on 525 Academy Rd. For more information please contact our office at204-786-0987 or Academy Optical at 204-488-2800.


Life-Love-Healing

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Presenting the new Life-Love-Healing bracelet, created by Hilary Druxman and inspired by the freestyle graffiti sculpture by artist Reid Bricker. Proceeds from the sale of this bracelet will support men’s depression and youth programming at MDAM. In order to purchase please contact the MDAM office at 204-786-0987.


Laughing Matters Donates $8,147.18

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The Laughing Matters fundraiser had raised over $8100 for MDAM programming. Thank you to all the people at Laughing Matters and to everyone whom attended!


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