New Cross-Cultural Mental Health Video

Families, Together Video

This video features four families from different cultural backgrounds sharing their experiences supporting a child or youth with a mental health challenge.

Family Physician Guide

Guide For Family Physicians

Information for family physicians on depression, anxiety disorders, early psychosis and substance use disorders. Access this guide, and many other useful resources via our landing page for medical professionals.

Depression In The Classroom

Teaching students with mental health disorders

Provides strategies for supporting students with mental health challenges in the classroom. You can access resources through our landing page for school professionals.

YOUTH ENGAGEMENT

Kelty Launches the 2014 Youth Ambassador Program!

The Kelty Youth Ambassador Program is an opportunity for BC youth and young adults to engage in promoting mental health and well-being amongst their friends, families, peers and communities.

Recently Added

Resources

Pinwheel Education Series Recording: Borderline Personality Disorder
Borderline personality disorder can affect the way people relate to others and the way they relate to themselves. It can result in unstable relationships, behaviour, emotions, and thoughts. People with borderline personality disorder can also have difficulty with their sense of identity, with impulse control, and with trusting others. In this Pinwheel, you will learn more about borderline personality signs and symptoms, treatment options, and what it is like to live with the disorder. ***Please note: There is some language in this recording that may not be suitable for children. Listener discretion is advised.***
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society Child & Youth Mental Health Counselling
This program provides free short-term counselling and support to clients and makes subsequent referrals to Child and Youth Mental Health teams for long-term counselling. Services are available in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Farsi, Swahili, and African languages, in addition to English. Services are confidential in nature and are offered free of charge to clients and their families.
Patient & Family Guide to Second-Generation Antipsychotics
This booklet contains information about how to help your child live well while taking second-generation antipsychotic medications, as well as tips for managing some of the metabolic side effects associated with these medications.
Featured

Events

School Professionals
21 August 2014 - 8:00am - 22 August 2014 - 4:00pm
Vancouver, 21 August 2014 - 8:00am - 22 August 2014 - 4:00pm
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014 SUMMER INSTITUTE HAS BEEN EXTENDED! Join other teachers, school counsellors, school support staff, school administrators, district staff, school health care professionals,...
Internet & Gaming Addiction
9 September 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Richmond, 9 September 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a FREE 2-session series on problem video gaming, social media misuse, and the technophilic culture's impact on child development! Session 1 is about Electro-tainment: Problem, Remedy...

BC Mental Health & Addiction Services

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.