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 2018

Thanks to funding from the Canucks for Kids Fund, BC Children's Hospital is supporting five communities in British Columbia in planning and delivering a Balancing Our Minds Youth Summit in their community. For more information on Balancing Our Minds, visit the BOM webpage.

Recently Added

Resources

Hidden Depression in Children and Youth: Dr. Ashley Miller (Video)
It can be hard to know what is typical teenage behaviour & what might be depression. In this talk, Dr. Ashley Miller of BC Children’s Hospital’s Child & Youth Mental Health Program will discuss what depression is, strategies & tips for talking to youth about your concerns, with resources & next steps you can take.
Depression Quick Reference Sheet
A list of the top websites, books, videos, toolkits and support services.
MyCarepath: Helping you manage Chronic Pain
MyCarepath is a web application platform to help guide users with Chronic Pain through a self-guided learning experience to help cope with their pain. Sign up for free to access all the features of this site, including the Wellness Snapshot, SMART goal-setting tools, educational resources and quizzes.
Featured

Events

20 January 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Richmond, 20 January 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
This presentation will: Review the various forms of parent training for ASD & DDs Review 4 key concepts to help understand why challenging behaviours occur Provide an overview of common...
31 January 2018 - 9:00am - 10:00am
31 January 2018 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Cultural competence is increasingly regarded as a necessary skill for health service providers and is recognized to facilitate effective and equitable treatment to patients or clients. How do we...
21 February 2018 - 8:00am - 22 February 2018 - 4:00pm
Vancouver, 21 February 2018 - 8:00am - 22 February 2018 - 4:00pm
Suicide remains a leading cause of death for young people in Canada, accounting for 24 percent of all deaths among young people. Some young people are more vulnerable, especially those living in...

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.