Archive November 2014

Kelty Blog

Procedural Pain Management

It’s that time of year – flu season!  And with flu season comes flu shots, which for some means an hour or two out of their day to cart the kids and themselves off to get their immunizations taken care of.

However, for some it can be a long and...

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I Am That Parent

This post is inspired by a recent post that has gone viral titled “Dear Parent: About THAT Kid” by an educator in Calgary, Alberta. It is a powerful post and...

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Translated Resources on the Kelty Website

I recently wrote about the Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre’s new cross-cultural landing page and updated language pages. In this blog post I want to highlight a few of the great translated resources we have on the Kelty...

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PEDAW Wristband Challenge

Order your free wristband now to get ready for The Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) campaign 2015 Wristband Challenge!

The Challenge marks the launch of the Campaign and National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.  

To participate:

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Introducing BCSS Programs for Schools and Young People!

During my work with the BC Schizophrenia Society (BCSS), I've been involved with managing and writing about a lot of the different programs BCSS does. BCSS was created by parents of people with schizophrenia and psychosis to help families help their loved ones, so most...

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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.