The Mental Health and Well-being Research and Training Hub (MeWeRTH) is composed of researchers, students, and community partners with a shared interest in mental health, well-being, and resilience. MeWeRTH is a virtual space housed within the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Carleton University.

Mission: MeWeRTH is dedicated to understanding and enhancing mental health and well-being by facilitating innovative research and fostering multidisciplinary collaboration.

Vision: To connect researchers, students, and knowledge users to improve the mental health and well-being of our communities.

Action: Make research accessible to improve the lives of those in our community.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

MeWeRTH is committed to fostering and supporting equity, diversity, and inclusion. This includes a commitment to achieving a membership that reflects the broadest range of qualifications, skills, experiences, and perspectives and the myriad of human identities essential to advancing MeWeRTH’s mission. By having a diverse membership that works and conducts research in an atmosphere of inclusion, MeWeRTH will produce better, more innovative outcomes, further its reputation as an equitable, diverse and inclusive centre within Carleton University, and increase its capacity to effectively address and serve the interests of our community. Diversity and inclusion drive excellence.

The purpose of this statement is to express the commitment of MeWeRTH to membership, activities, and output that is balanced, diverse and inclusive, and that incorporates a strong balance of skills, experiences and perspectives to advance our mission. Moreover, MeWeRTH will abide by its commitment to promote equity, diversity and inclusion in the performance of our duties and responsibility for oversight of MeWeRTH’s governance.