Friday, March 21, 2014
Clara Hughes, six time Canadian Olympian is riding across Canada to raise public awareness and reduce stigma about mental health. She is using her peddle power to contribute to non-profit organisations such as Anxiety Canada. We have set a goal of raising a dollar for every kilometre of the twelve thousand kilometres that she will ride. Please support us by checking-out our Anxiety Canada Giving Group at: http://chim.pn/1oqBx1URead More
Friday, February 21, 2014
Presented in partnership with Anxiety Canada and The FORCE Society For Kids’ Mental Health Event Description: Anxiety is the most commonly diagnosed mental health condition in children and youth. 1 in 4 children experience significant anxiety at some point in their lives. This event will explore common childhood fears and how parents can respond with empathy, and coach children to think helpful thoughts and gradually face their fears. Presenters: Christine Yu, M.A., R.C.C. : Christine...Read More
Thursday, February 6, 2014
This past fall, Anxiety Canada sought out BC writers, poets, and video artists between the ages of 17-29 who had something to say about anxiety! We received an astonishing number of entries, and would like to thank everyone who shared his or her work with us. After a thorough deliberation, our judges have determined the following winners: FIRST PLACE: Mo Barrett “My Friend Jack” SECOND PLACE: Kate Hendry “Committee of Emotional Cooperation” SECOND PLACE: Rebecca Wosk “Muted...Read More
Selective Mutism: Giving a Voice - Strategies for helping kids who are very shy or have Selective Mutism be Brave and talk at home, or in public.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
We have a free educational workshop on 'Selective Mutism' by Dr. Annie Simpson, coming up on Thursday December 12 at The Chan Centre at BC Children's Hospital. Families, educators and professionals are welcome! Please like and share and help us promote. Open Poster for more details. Register online at Eventbrite the information that we take is for internal purposes only and your privacy will be protected. We may send you a short survey, this helps us keep and procure funding.Read More
You Tube Video of - Selective Mutism: Giving Kids a Voice Strategies for helping kids who are very shy or have Selective Mutism be brave and talk at home, in school, and in the community.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
If you have been waiting for the release of the video of the event Anxiety Canada hosted, sponsored by the RBC Children's Mental Health Project, well here it is. Youtube VideoRead More
The Anxiety Canada Writing & Video Contest 2014 It is now time to vote for your favorites You can vote 1 time, per entry in the gallery, per the lifetime of the contest by clicking on the heart. http://anxietybccontest.hscampaigns.com Timeline: Voting (Likes) Permitted until Dec.7, 2014 @ 11:59PM PST Winners will be declared no later than December 31, 2014.Read More