Archive February 2015

Kelty Blog

We Talked About It: The 2015 Balancing Our Minds Youth Summit

It was here. It was finally here. After months of brainstorming, planning and e-mailing back and forth, it was the day of the Youth Summit and as excited as I was, my stomach was doing cartwheels and my throat felt like it had a massive lump in it. I walked through the...

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Balancing Our Minds 2015: Everyday Champions of Wellness

On Feb 12th 2015, 1,500 youth from across BC attended our 3rd annual Balancing our Minds (BOM) Youth Summit! The day was energized by our partners, the Vancouver Canucks and the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC). BOM 2015 is a regional youth...

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Finding Balance as a New Working Mom

I returned to work from maternity leave about four months ago, and by this time I thought I would have a list of work-life balance tips to share with other new moms. I guess I can say I’ve found some version of what might be considered balance. The problem is that...

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New Year, Same Old Resolutions?

Happy New Year!

According to Forbes, about 40% of Americans make New Year's resolutions, while only 8% of people actually reach their New Year's goals. That is a shocking 92% of people who are failing to reach their goals and perhaps because of two main...

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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.