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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Anxiety Canada supported Mental Health Week this year, by selecting one anxiety-related topic each day to discuss. Throughout the week, we shared articles, information, and resources on the daily subject matter with our audiences, with the goal of encouraging others to talk about mental health and anxiety. In case you missed it, we’ve included links to our posts below.   Monday, May 1st - Anxiety in the Workplace The economic impact of mental illness in Canada is estimated at $51...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
VCC Mental Health Day On Thursday, May 4th, Anxiety Canada attended VCC’s Mental Health Day. Anxiety Canada volunteer, Shab was at the Broadway campus answering questions about Anxiety Canada’s resources and providing students with literature on anxiety.  Thanks to Shab and everyone else you came out to support VCC’s Mental Health Day. Parker Art Salon Anxiety Canada was the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. On Friday, May 5th, The Parker Street Studios were...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
The Anxiety Canada YouTube Channel has over 50 videos on anxiety-related topics including social anxiety, selective mutism, and panic disorder – to name a few. The following videos were viewed the most over the past month. Check out the videos below, and be sure to subscribe to our channel.  Selective Mutism: Giving Kids a Voice with Dr.Annie Simpson Understanding and Managing Selective Mutism Understanding and Managing Selective Mutism (Cantonese) Helping Your Anxious Child: What it...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Anxiety Canada is selected as charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon Art Exhibit to help raise awareness about anxiety during Mental Health Week   April 25, 2017 - Vancouver, BC – Anxiety Canada™ is pleased to announce that the organization has been selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. Each year, the iconic 98-year old warehouse of the Parker Street Studios is transformed into a weekend-long, salon-style, fine art exhibition. To kick-off...
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Monday, April 10, 2017
Anxiety Canada is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. Join us on opening night, Friday, May 5th, from 7 pm – 10 pm to kick-off this three-day art exhibition of fine art and sculpture. See over 60 artists – painters, sculptors, and visual artists – showcase their art throughout the iconic Parker Street Studios while helping to raise awareness about anxiety disorders. Partial proceeds from the ticket sales and the sales of...
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
My daughter has struggled with anxiety since a very early age. When I first set out to find help, I had no idea of where to start. I didn’t know any other families with anxious children, and no one seemed to be struggling as we were – and if they were, no one talked about it. Fast-forward to a few years later and my network of “parents of anxious children” has grown. As soon as I started talking about anxiety, I found that other parents with similar issues came out of the woodwork. The more I...
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