Behavioural Disorders

Parent strategies for managing behaviour difficulties in young children

31 May 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre
BC Children's Hospital Room P3-306, Mental Health Building #85
Vancouver, British Columbia V6H3N1 49° 14' 40.4484" N, 123° 7' 32.4588" W

Come join us for a presentation on strategies for managing behaviour and emotion regulation difficulties in pre-school aged children.

At this talk you will learn different tools to help your young child engage in positive behaviours, cope with their feelings, and learn to trouble-shoot common parenting challenges.




Presented by Meghan Schinkel, psychology intern, and Dr. Janet Mah, Registered Psychologist.


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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.