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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
In each issue of Strides, we like to highlight one anxiety-related condition. In this issue, we are going to feature Health Anxiety in Children – what it is and what parents can do if their child struggles with it.   What is Health Anxiety? Did you know that Health Anxiety is not a disorder; however, there are several disorders that are defined by excessive anxiety related to a condition. Health Anxiety occurs when a child has a preoccupation with one or more somatic symptoms or is...
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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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Thursday, March 30, 2017
3rd Annual Parker Art Salon Parker Street Studios is hosting a Salon Grand Opening to kick-off the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon on Friday, May 5th from 7 pm – 10 pm. Unique to Vancouver, this salon-style exhibition of fine art and sculpture takes place in the halls of the iconic Parker Street Studios. See the rugged warehouse transformed into an elegant fine art exhibition, with music, food, and wine. Proceeds from the ticket sales and the Small Art Exhibit will go to Anxiety Canada. For more...
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