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.

NEW ANXIETY APP

MindShift Anxiety App for Teens and Young Adults

Struggling with anxiety? Tired of missing out? This new app is designed to help teens and young adults cope with anxiety. Download the app for free from Google Play and the App Store.

Recently Added

Resources

ADHD: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Information for Families
ADHD can range from a mild, hardly noticeable disorder, to one that is very severe. Some families and children feel relieved when they learn it is a disorder that is causing their difficulties. Other families are upset when they find out their child has a condition they must learn to live with. Most families feel a mixture of both.
Recording: Pinwheel Education Series: Parenting with Mental Health Challenges in the Early Years
Being a new parent can be challenging, with limited sleep, new routines and feelings, and other stressors in the home. This Pinwheel Event will explore difficulties new parents may face if they are experiencing depression, stress, anxiety, or other mental health challenges, as well as what parents can do and resources available.
From Survive to Thrive: a resource for recovering from an eating disorder, written by those with lived experience
The “From Survive to Thrive” Guide is written by individuals with firsthand experience of struggling with an eating disorder or body image and eating issues. Contributors to this resource have provided basic information and practical advice on how to overcome challenges that are common during the recovery process. The Guide features advice, tools, tips, and strategies on coping with and recovering from an eating disorder.
Featured

Events

21 August 2014 - 8:00am - 22 August 2014 - 4:00pm
Vancouver, 21 August 2014 - 8:00am - 22 August 2014 - 4:00pm
Save the Date- Thursday and Friday August 21-22, 2014! The 5th Annual Summer Institute is a two-day event that will bring together school professionals, parents, students and school community...
2 May 2014 - 12:00am - 3 May 2014 - 12:00am
Vancouver, 2 May 2014 - 12:00am - 3 May 2014 - 12:00am
Outcome Objectives Develop FamilySmart™ Consensus Statement(s) that clearly define what FamilySmart™ means and looks like: To young people, families, educators, community and...

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.