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Kelty Blog

‘Spring’ on the Body Image Angst!

The other day as I was sitting at my desk, I received a phone call from someone who flooded the conversation with her worry of the upcoming summer, feeling she had gained too much weight. For those of you that know me, during the month of February I have been busy with the...

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Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness Week (PEDAW): Love Our Bodies, Love Ourselves!

It’s Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness Week from February 5th to Feburary 11th!

PEDAW is a province-wide effort to raise awareness around prevention, early intervention and treatment of eating disorders as well as media literacy, resiliency, healthy body...

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Bringing in the New Year a New Way!

by Amy (Peer Support Worker for Eating Disorders)

It’s that wonderful time of year again when New Year’s resolutions invite us to think about the state of our lives and how we’d prefer them to be. This can be a time for healthy reflection...

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Promoting Positive Body Image in Children

by Kiera

We live in a world that values thinness. Media images of very thin models tell us that thin is beautiful and news headlines tell us that obesity is an “epidemic” and that fat is “bad.” What we hear less about is weight bias...

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The Kelty Eating Disorders Microsite

by Kim

The Health Literacy Team and Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre have launched a new website on eating disorders –! Kelty Eating Disorders is a one-stop shop for...

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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.