Education & Outreach

Video Library

Self-Management Strategies for Depression

Release Date: October 18, 2017
Learn about strategies and techniques for managing depression. This video was made with our partners at CREST.BD, a collaborative research and knowledge exchange network studying psychosocial issues in bipolar disorder (BD).


CAN-BIND Wellness and Gratitude Tree

Release Date: April 27, 2017
This is a time-lapse video of our wellness and gratitude tree from the 2017 CAN-BIND Family and Friends Day. Participants shared wellness tips and things they are grateful for. Music by the Department of Music, University of Toronto is featured in the video.


Why are biomarkers important in treating depression?

Release Date: February 23, 2017
In this video, Dr. Harriet Feilotter, Associate Professor at Queen’s University Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, explains what depression biomarkers are and why they are so important.


What can we do about suicide?

Release Date: November 12, 2015
Yvonne Bergmans, PhD, Suicide Interventionist with the ASR Chair in Suicide and Depression Studies at St. Michael’s Hospital, discusses why it’s important to talk about suicide, who is at risk, and how to prevent it.


Seasonal Affective Disorder (S.A.D.) – What is it and what can we do about it?

Release Date: August 14, 2015
Dr. Raymond Lam describes Seasonal Affective Disorder, its origins and symptoms, and what we can do to treat it. Dr. Lam is Professor and Head of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program in the Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, and Director of the Mood Disorders Centre of Excellence at UBC Hospital within the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute. He is also the Co-lead of CAN-BIND’s Clinical Platform.


Machine Learning for Depression Research

Release Date: September 11, 2015
In this video, Dr. Joseph Geraci explains why machine learning is useful for depression research, what it is exactly, and how it can be applied.


Mobile Health (m-health) for Depression

Release Date: August 19, 2015
In this video, CAN-BIND Trainee, Anisette Ruda, describes what mobile health (m-health) is and how it can be used in the management of depression. Mood-FX: is an example of an m-health app for depression symptom tracking and management.

Treating Depression- What can we do?

Release Date: September 25, 2014
This video introduces a groundbreaking new study in depression, called CAN-BIND-1. The study aims to shorten the path from depression diagnosis to getting the right treatment.