Please see my Huffington Post article on how the Premier and the Minister of Health should implement some of the recommendations from the Select Committee on Mental Health and Addictions from 2010
There are a fair number of suggestions here now that include concerns about accountability (you can find them through a search) I think it would be a good idea for the government of Ontario to define through legislation exactly what "Accountability" means and entails for all institutions, agencies and bodies that are (or should be) accountable to the public in Ontario. Accountability should be required, and consequences ...more »
There should be a discussion about funding mental illness care under OSAP, as we do with many other types of health care. Currently, private services like psychologists can be extremely expensive, and not everyone can afford them. Mental illness is a terrible burden to endure, and I'd like to see the government make a change so more people can benefit from services currently unavailable to them.