Nominate a Mental Health Champion! Dr. Myer Horowitz Book Award Now Open

Since 1997, the CASA Board of Directors has awarded the Dr. Myer Horowitz Book Award to people in the Edmonton area who have made outstanding contributions in the field of child and adolescent mental health. The award is named after CASA’s late honourary patron of the day, Dr. Myer Horowitz.

You are invited to nominate someone in a professional or non-professional role who has demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following areas of children’s mental health services: policy development, research, education, clinical practice, service delivery, philanthropy or advocacy.

The award will be presented at CASA Mental Health’s 2023 annual general meeting on September 20, 2023.

Submit your nomination by September 1 via this form.

For A Child In Immediate Crisis

If your child is in physical danger or is at risk of harming themselves or someone else, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department.

If your child is in crisis, dial the Edmonton distress line at 780-482-4357 for immediate assistance.

May 1-7 is Mental Health Week.

For thousands of families across Alberta, every week is Mental Health Week. Support CASA Mental Health and help empower our kids and families thrive.