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"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

foundrybc.ca

foundrybc.ca is an online mental health and wellness platform for young people ages 12-24 in BC. It provides easy access to information, resources and services to help BC’s young people and families find the support they need, when and where they need it.

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Resources

Sam's Journey: A Story of Somatization
Sam’s Journey was developed in collaboration with patients, families, and mental health professionals from medical psychology and the integrative health team at BC Children’s Hospital.
Pinwheel Education Series: Eating Disorders & Substance Use Recording
On Tuesday April 24th, 2018 experts explored the connection between eating disorders and substance use, the impacts on child and youth mental health, as well as strategies and resources available for families and caregivers to best support their loved ones and themselves. Listen to the recording of the event.
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.
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Events

20 August 2018 - 8:00am - 21 August 2018 - 5:00pm
20 August 2018 - 8:00am - 21 August 2018 - 5:00pm
We know middle childhood is a time of enormous physical, emotional and cognitive growth, accompanied by changes in relationships and environments. We also know that positive experiences in middle...

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.