System Navigation Videos

"Where can Families Start?" & "What can Families Expect along the Way?"

These videos describe where families can get help when their child is experiencing a mental health challenge and what to expect when meeting with a health professional.

CulturallyConnected.ca

Culturally Connected

Culturally Connected helps health professionals develop a cultural humility approach to support culturally and linguistically diverse clients. Use this tool to learn skills and see how they can be applied in practice.

Updated Resource

Stop Wondering, Start Knowing: A Mental Health Video Resource for Schools

This video-based resource helps build understanding and begin a dialogue about mental health and substance use in classrooms and schools. An updated Facilitator Guide is now available.

Resource for youth

Balancing Our Minds 2017

With support from the Canucks for Kids Fund, BC Children's Hospital is seeking communities in British Columbia interested in planning and delivering a Balancing Our Minds Youth Summit in their community. For more information on how to bring Balancing Our Minds to your community, visit the new BOM webpage.

Recently Added

Resources

Pinwheel Education Series Recording: Back to School Anxiety
Audio recording of Back to School Anxiety Pinwheel, August 2017.
Learning Links: Enhanced Learning Series in Child and Youth Mental Health
LearningLinks is an online learning resource designed to enhance knowledge, skills and confidence in child and youth mental health to support the needs of health care professionals and improving access for children, youth and families to medical specialists with expertise in child and youth mental health in BC.
Transition Planning for Youth & Young Adults (Government of BC)
Transitioning to adulthood can be particularly challenging for youth with developmental disabilities and their families. A Services to Adults With Developmental Disabilities (STADD) navigator can help.
Featured

Events

24 October 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Vancouver, 24 October 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Trans* youth are more likely to face discrimination, prejudice, and exclusion than their cis youth peers. As a result, trans* youth often face mental health challenges such as depression, anxiety,...
21 November 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Vancouver, 21 November 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
TBA!
23 January 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Vancouver, 23 January 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
More info TBA!

BC Children's Hospital

This is an agency of Provincial Health Services Authority, providing provincial tertiary mental health services to the citizens of British Columbia. Programs include: Adult Tertiary Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Services, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Women’s Reproductive Mental Health, as well as the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for children and youth located at the BC Children’s Hospital.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is one of six health authorities – the other five health authorities serve geographic regions of BC.

Ministry of Health

British Columbia Ministry of Health

RBC Children's Mental Health Project

RBC Children’s Mental Health Project is RBC's cornerstone “health and wellness” pillar; RBC Children’s Mental Heath Project is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to support community-based and hospital programs that reduce stigma, provide early intervention and increase public awareness about children’s mental health issues.

BC Children's Hospital Foundation

Through a wide range of fundraising events and opportunities, The BC Children's Hospital Foundation is united with its donors by a single, simple passion - to improve the health and the lives of the young people who enter BC Children's Hospital every day.