Summer Institute 2014



Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2014 Summer Institute!

The 2014 Summer Institute brought together teachers, school counsellors, school support staff, school administrators, district staff, school health care professionals, parents, students and school community partners from districts across BC to:

  • Exchange knowledge and practical strategies on how to foster school connectedness in classrooms and school communities;
  • Improve awareness and understanding of mental health and substance use challenges;
  • Hear from parents, students and families about collaborating and creating strong networks to actively support children and youth;
  • Network with colleagues and partners in mental health and education.

View our program for detailed information about the day's events.

Summer Institute 2014 - Presentation Videos 

Presentation Slides



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.