mental health

Vernon pro golfer dons green for mental health

Brady Stead looks to raise funds, awareness for mental health charities and his blossoming career

 

COVID-19 burnout: Can-do attitude gives way to anxiety, despair for many

One-fifth of Canadians say they will experience ‘high levels’ of depression if isolation continues into summer

 

COVID-19: CMHA Vernon offers tips for checking up on friends

Stay connected with family, friends, neighbours through a variety of methods

 

Create meaningful connections as pandemic continues: CMHA Kelowna

‘We have to recognize we’re in a crisis and we need to give ourselves the grace and the time in order to manage it’

Trudeau announces $240M funding for online mental health platform, virtual healthcare

The federal government is also provided $175 million in funding to AbCellera for research

COVID-19 leaves B.C. residents struggling to cope

Demand for mental health information and resources soars

Here2Talk: B.C. launches free counselling service for post-secondary students

Province expedites new mental health app in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19: Vernon CMHA programs get boost from province

$5M investment in online mental health supports will help local branch provide services

Summerland to offer mental health webinar

Event will examine ways of coping during COVID-19 pandemic

Vernon CMHA branch offers connection tips during pandemic

How to stay connected with family and friends during these unprecedented times

Researchers study how pandemic affecting people’s mental health

Dr. Anita DeLongis, a UBC health psychologist, wants to hear from public online

B.C. lawyer, professor look to piloting a mental-health court

In November, Nova Scotia’s mental-health court program marked 10 years of existence

  • Feb 20, 2020

B.C. MP wants to decriminalize self-harm in military

NDP’s third attempt to improve mental health assistance within the military

Coroner emphasizes jury’s recommendations in B.C. teen’s overdose death

16-year-old Elliot Eurchuk died of a fentanyl overdose in 2018

60% of Canadian workers would take a pay cut for better mental health support: survey

Survey found 77% of workers would leave for better wellness initiatives

“Before I Die” project launches in Kelowna

Project head said the installation contributes to mental health conversation

North Okanagan youth mental health services boosted by RBC

$50,000 grant gives youth greater access to services

Winter blues are real and understandable

CMHA Kelowna says if symptoms get serious, get professional help

Telus invests in Vernon youth’s mental health

$10K grant will go towards in-class education, reducing stigma

Vancouver Island police first in B.C. to offer mental health resiliency training

Departments from Oak Bay, Saanich, Central Saanich complete trauma training class