Archive November 2011

Kelty Blog

Share Your Family's Experience Supporting a Child or Youth with a Mental Health Challenge

by Meredith

BC Mental Health & Addiction Services is creating a cross-cultural mental health literacy video and is looking for families of various cultural backgrounds to participate!

Did you know that 1 in 5 children and...

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Kelty Pinwheel Education Series: Social and Emotional Development in the Early Years (0-3)

by Saman

Are you a parent, educator or service provider looking to increase your knowledge of child and youth mental health, substance use, and healthy living topics?

Our monthly Pinwheel Education Series give you a chance to learn about key mental...

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Promoting Positive Body Image in Children

by Kiera

We live in a world that values thinness. Media images of very thin models tell us that thin is beautiful and news headlines tell us that obesity is an “epidemic” and that fat is “bad.” What we hear less about is weight bias...

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Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses 2011 Summit

by Kaleigh

Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses is a Community of Practice made up of students, researchers, administrators and counsellors. The goal of the Community of Practice is to promote “peer-to-peer learning about issues related to campus...

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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.