Archive June 2016

Kelty Blog

Living with Depression: A Partner’s Perspective

Almost all couples experience their share of challenges at some point during their relationship. However, when half of a couple has depression or any other mental health challenge or disorder, it can open up a whole new set of challenges and exacerbate any of the ‘...

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Recovery: The Never Ending Journey

Recovery. What does it encompass? What does it represent? Above all, what does it even mean?

As a youth, living in a society full of instant gratification, it is difficult to remember how to approach something like recovery. Recovery is a life long journey, rather...

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Coping with Special Days without a Parent

For many people, Father’s and Mother’s Day are fun, special days where you get to celebrate your parent and all they have done for you. But for many – including those who have lost a parent or do not have a parent in their lives – this day can be...

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Eating Disorders Meal Support Video: Helpful Approaches for Families now available in French!

It can be overwhelming for a family to cope with an eating disorder. These are serious illnesses that can be life threatening. Meal times are often extremely difficult for youth, parents, and siblings.

No matter which tools you decide to use, please remember the 4C...

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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.