Our Executive Director, Rita Chahal, along with other MDAM staff members are often called upon to do media interviews. Below are some of the more recent media spotlights.

To view, please click on the links below.

  • Run helps raise awareness for mood disorders - Rita Chahal's interview with The Brandon Sun


  • Rita Chahal, Executive Director at MDAM in an exclusive interview with CTV News talks about Run for Women by Shoppers Drug Mart happening on June 5, 2022!


  • Dana Lance, MDAM's youth program coordinator was interviewed as part of the proclamation for May 7th for National Child and Youth Mental Health Day. 

Child and Youth Mental Health Day | CBC.ca

  • Manitoba lays out 5-year plan to improve mental health care.


  • Finding his (Turkish) get-up and go - Nolan De Leon raised more than $3,500 for the Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba. The 25-year-old downtown Winnipeg resident was motivated by the anxiety people are feeling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Check out this article written by the Winnipeg Free Press to learn more.


  • United Way Agency Tour of MDAM

Agency Tour - Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba (MDAM) | United Way Winnipeg (vids.io)

  • Marian Goldstone discusses the WRAP program on CBC News


  • Marian Goldstone talks about burnout amidst the pandemic on Global News on January 6, 2022 (1:01 mark)


  • MDAM Executive Director, Rita Chahal's latest interview on CTV News


  • CTV Morning Live September 17,2021 - Chantal Kreviazuk talks about being the keynote speaker at the Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba’s Women’s Speaker Series on September 23rd.

'It's okay to talk about': Chantal Kreviazuk on ending the stigma around mental health | CTV News

  • CBC Winnipeg News September 15, 2021 - Chantal Kreviazuk on ending the stigma around mental health.

CBC Winnipeg News September 15, 2021 | CBC.ca

  • CJOB Radio with Geoff Currier - May 11, 2021 - Listen in as Executive Director Rita Chahal and colleague Marian Goldstone discuss the importance of mental health with Geoff Currier from CJOB. Navigate to the May 11th, 11:00 am podcast at the link, the interview starts at the 33:33 min mark.