Archive April 2013

Kelty Blog

Celebrate Child and Youth Mental Health Day on May 7

National Child & Youth Mental Health Day is coming up on Tuesday, May 7!

Child & Youth Mental...

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New Patient & Family Guide to SGA Medications

The Provincial Mental Health Metabolic Program is excited to tell you about a new resource that is now available!

The Patient & Family Guide to Second-...

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Heading to Post-Secondary? Win this Bursary!

Are you in Grade 12? Do you struggle with mental health and/or substance use challenges?

Mental health struggles most often start in childhood or adolescence, and they can sometimes lead to barriers when transitioning from...

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Thinking Healthy Thoughts

When I was little, there was always one night every year when it was pretty much guaranteed that I would not be able to get to sleep. Every year, on this one specific night, I would go downstairs to where my parents were hanging out to declare that I could not get to sleep...

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Keeping on Top of School Stress

It’s difficult – sometimes almost impossible – to balance your life while going to college or university. In high school, you had teachers and parents and school counsellors to guide you when one part of your life started...

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Eating Disorders Meal Support Video: Helpful Approaches for Families, now available in 5 languages!

At the Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre, we have been building our translated resources for linguistically diverse families. Often, we hear that translated eating disorders resources in particular are needed. I am excited to announce that we have translated Eating...

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Youth Summit 2013: A Provincial Anti-Stigma Event

On February 27th, we held the first ever provincial anti-stigma Youth Summit in BC, ‘Building a Mindful Community’. The full day event was all about breaking down the stigma around mental health, but it was so much more than that.

We wanted to start the...

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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.