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.

Opportunities for Youth

2016 Balancing Our Minds Youth Summit

Join us for Balancing Our Minds, a free, one-day event for high school age youth in BC to learn about mental health, engage in fun activities and participate in thoughtful dialogue.

Recently Added

Resources

Pinwheel Education Series Recording: How to Love Our Bodies, Love Ourselves
In this Pinwheel, the speakers address the interplay between our brain, body and beliefs. Listeners will learn strategies that they can use so we can all learn how to love our bodies and love ourselves!
Pinwheel Education Series Recording: Weight Bias & Mental Health
In this Pinwheel, we learn more about weight bias, its impact on mental health, and how to reduce weight biased attitudes and be more supportive of diverse body shapes and sizes.
Prepare To Launch: A Resource Guide for Parents of Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder
This Guide is intended for parents of adolescent children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who wish to better understand the process of navigating the transition between the teenage years and young adulthood. It was inspired by the courage and positive spirit of all families who support the growth and development of their sons and daughters with ASD.
Featured

Events

11 February 2016 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Vancouver, 11 February 2016 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Registration for this event is now closed. Event Agenda New! Discussion Session Instructions Balancing Our Minds is a free, one-day event for high school age youth in BC to learn about mental...
11 February 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
11 February 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn about today's youth culture from youth themselves. Students volunteer to share their life experiences in order to help us as parents to understand our own teens better. Join us for a light...

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.