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Kelty Blog

The Kelty Centre is looking for feedback!

BC Children’s Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre has THREE upcoming opportunities for parents, families and caregivers to be involved in the design and development of a new ...

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The CALM Curriculum: Interview with Co-Founder Kiran Sidhu

Today I had the pleasure of speaking with Kiran Sidhu, co-founder of the CALM Curriculum. Take a read on my interview with Kiran below to find out more:



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Compassion in Conflict

A few years ago I got my introduction to mindfulness: an 8-week Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction course. It’s safe to say it changed my life. It not only gave me practical ways to cope with my anxiety and depression, but it also provided me with a new perspective on...

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Now Available! Stresslr: A Stress Management Resource for Kids

Back in my July blog post I wrote about a new stress management resource called Stresslr that the Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre was putting the finishing...

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Libraries: Great Local Resources for Families!

I recently attended a retirement party at a local library. It was my first time visiting this particular library, and as I made my way through the library to the party, I was reminded of what wonderful spaces libraries are for kids, families, and adults. Whether you are...

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Coming Soon! Stresslr: A Stress Management Resource for Kids

Stress is something both kids and adults experience and can be caused by many different things. For kids, stress can be caused by day to day things, such as homework, a busy schedule, or arguments with friends or siblings, and by bigger life events, such as starting at a...

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Introducing the BoosterBuddy Mobile App

I had a wonderful experience working on the design team for BoosterBuddy, a new app created to help young people improve their mental health. BoosterBuddy provides tools for managing wellness in a fun,...

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Green is for Child and Youth Mental Health Day!

Hey everyone! Did you know that Wednesday, May 7th is National Child and Youth Mental Health Day?

This national awareness day, led by the Institute of Families in cooperation with partners from across the country,...

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Focus Group Participants Wanted: Learning to Manage Stress in a Healthy Way

As mentioned in this great blog post by Kim in December, it is normal for kids and adults to experience stress.  Small amounts of stress can help us to feel alert, energized and can help us to...

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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.