The Cost of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services in Canada

The economic impact of mental illness and addictions is felt throughout society - in the health care system, the social services system, education, criminal justice, and the workplace. In this booklet we conducted a provincial and national level analysis of the expenditures on mental health and addictions in Canada.

Publication Type: Economic Reports

Year of Publication: 2010

Topics: Health Economics / Healthcare Costs, Healthcare Services, Mental Health

Authors: Philip Jacobs, Carolyn Dewa, Alain Lesage, Helen-Maria Vasiliadis, Carissa Escober-Doran, Gillian Mulvale, Rita Yim

ISBN (print): 978-1-897443-78-1

ISBN (online): 978-1-897443-79-8