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Canadians will personally experience a mental illness in their lifetime (2015, CMHA)
(6.6 million) of Canadians aged 15 and older reported that most days were ‘quite a bit’ or ‘extremely stressful’ (2013, Stats Canada)
of people with depression recover and early intervention leads to higher incidence of recovery (2015, CMHA)
of college students have “seriously considered suicide” during the past year. (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
of people suffer in silence fearing judgment and rejection. (Canadian Medical Association)
of Canadians think people use the term mental illness as an excuse for bad behavior, and 27% say they would be fearful of being around someone who suffers from serious mental illness. (CAMH)
of students living with a mental health condition experienced a mental health crisis on campus. Yet, 34.2 percent reported that their college did not know about their crisis (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
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Your EFAP is a confidential, professional counselling and wellness service that is there to provide support for those times when a little extra help is needed. Available to all Queen's employees and their families.
24-hour EFAP Services
For 24-hour EFAP services call: 1.800.663.1142 or 1.866.398.9505 (Numéro sans frais – en français)