Indigenous Conceptions of Mental Health

A woman looks to the left, her brown hair flows to the right, and a flower represents her brain. Illustration by Valentina Talijan

While there is no single Indigenous worldview of mental health, there are commonalities across many communities. This fact sheet describes how mental health is viewed in Indigenous populations in and near Canada and includes references and resources for learning more.

https://mentalhealthliteracy.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/indigenous-mhl-brief.pdf