Search Resources (English): Gender differences, British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)

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Improving conditions: integrating sex and gender into federal mental health and addictions policy  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/ImprovingConditions.pdf

Examines factors across the lifespan that demonstrate why an examination of sex differences and gender influences is crucial to any policy work in mental health and substance use.

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Published: 2006
Relocations, dislocations and innovations in mental health reform: examining the impact of psychiatric deinstitutionalization on  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol5no1EN.pdf

Discusses how deinstitutionalization affects men and women differently and what kind of unique needs arise when people are relocated to new communities.

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Published: 2006
Girls, women and substance use  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/bccewh/substanceUse.pdf

Summarizes the ways in which substance use and addiction differ for girls and women, and the implications of those differences for policy, research, systems and services.

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Published: 2005