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Register Now for the 2015 Summer Institute!

Registration for the 2015 Summer Institute is still open!  Our annual Summer Institute: Promoting Mental Wellness in BC School Communities will bring together school professionals, parents, youth and school community partners to exchange ideas for promoting...

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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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Dealing with Psychosis: A Toolkit for Moving Forward with Your Life

Just then, surprisingly, there were voices bouncing off the wall.  They were in a different language that Ajax couldn't understand.   "Go away!" Ajax thought, but they didn't go away they just got louder and weirder.   Ajax...

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May 24: International Schizophrenia Awareness Day

by Brent, F.O.R.C.E. Youth in Residence

I am very excited to announce that May 24th is International Schizophrenia Awareness Day. The BC Schizophrenia Society (BCSS) is organizing a day of events to promote awareness and early recognition around the...

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From Fear to Freedom

by Brent, FORCE Youth in Residence

Fear for me started to creep into my life gradually. I was in full on party mode and drinking and drugs were common place in my life. The pot smoking that started out as fun and adventurous had turned into hours of paranoia...

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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.