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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Here are the top five social media posts for the month of October: This week marks Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) – 7 facts about anxiety Do you know what high functioning anxiety really looks like?  What do you think is the worst thing you can say to a person with anxiety? Tell us what you're tired of hearing from others?  OCD Awareness Week - What obsessive-compulsive disorder does to a young mind when it grows unchecked  How to identify and manage teen anxiety: Don’t...
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Here are the top five Anxiety Canada YouTube videos for the month of October: Selective Mutism: Giving Kids a Voice with Dr.Annie Simpson Understanding and Managing Selective Mutism Helping Your Anxious Child: What it looks like and what parents can do Separation Anxiety - 了解和處理選擇性緘默症 Child and Teen Panic Disorder   Visit Anxiety Canada's YouTube Channel.
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
To keep up to date on what's going on at Anxiety Canada, be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube. Also be sure to follow the Anxiety Canada Blog. 
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Skaha Lake Middle School counsellor, Louise Ganton, identified a subject matter that her students perceived as a significant barrier to their happiness and success – anxiety. In response, she included anxiety modules in her new Healthy Living Course, mandatory for grade eight students.  She worked with Anxiety Canada to develop modules that focus on teaching anxiety management strategies, so students learn to manage their own anxiety at school and at home. Registered clinical...
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
October 9 – 15th marked #OCDWeek, a week dedicated to promoting awareness, education, and understanding about obsessive compulsive disorder and related disorders. Those impacted by OCD shared their stories online and engaged in conversation with others. If you want to learn more about what OCD is and how it’s managed, click here or check out the conversation on Twitter #OCDWeek.
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Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Join us at the Chan Centre on November 9th, for a candid, informative panel discussion about obsessive compulsive disorder featuring writer and actor Brendan McLeod; co-founder of OCDbc Lynn Furlotte and her daughter Leah John; and registered psychologists Dr. Melisa Robichaud and Dr. Juliana Negreiros. Registered Psychologist and Anxiety Canada Board Director, Dr. Melanie Badali will moderate the evening. For more information, click here.
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