Visions: BC's Mental Health and Addictions Journal

Visions is an award-winning quarterly magazine that brings together many views on mental health and substance use. It’s a place to explore different aspects of wellness, share your own experiences, learn from others, and discuss ideas.

The journal is written by and for people who have experienced mental health or substance use problems or used mental health or addictions services, along with service providers, family and friends, community advocates, and leaders and decision-makers.

See our past issues below:

Finding the Right Help - Navigating the System | Vol 10, No.1 (2014) | pdf

Culture | Vol 9, No.4 (2014) | pdf

Workplace | Vol 9, No.3 (2014) | pdf

Young People | Vol 9, No.2 (2013) | pdf

Recovery | Vol 9, No.1 (2013) | pdf

Families | Vol 8, No.3 (2013) | pdf

Health Literacy | Vol 8, No.2 (2013) | pdf

Housing | Vol 8, No.1 (2013) | pdf

Wellness | Vol 7, No. 4 (2013) | pdf

Having a Baby | Vol 7, No. 3 (2012) | pdf

Income | Vol. 7, No. 2 (2011) | pdf

Borderline Personality Disorder | Vol. 7, No. 1 (2011) |  pdf

Social Support | Vol. 6, No. 4 (2011) | pdf

Older Adult Immigrants and Refugees | Vol. 6, No. 3 (2010) | pdf

LGBT - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender | Vol. 6, No. 2 (2010) | pdf

Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy | Vol. 6, No. 1 (2009) | pdf

Cannabis | Vol. 5, No. 4 (2009) | pdf

Workplaces | Vol. 5, No. 3 (2009) | pdf

Schools | Vol. 5, No. 2 (2009) | pdf

Aboriginal People | Vol. 5, No. 1 (Summer 2008) | pdf

Campuses | Vol. 4, No. 3 (Spring 2008) | pdf

Medications | Vol. 4, No. 2 (Fall 2007) | pdf

Housing and Homelessness | Vol. 4, No. 1 (Summer 2007) | pdf

Tobacco | Vol. 3, No. 4 (Spring 2007) | pdf

Trauma and Victimization | Vol. 3, No. 3 (Winter 2007) | pdf

First Responders for Young People | Vol. 3, No. 2 (Fall 2006) | pdf

Treatments for Young People | Vol. 3, No. 1 (Summer 2006) | pdf

Alcohol | Vol. 2, No. 9 (Spring 2006) | pdf

Criminal Justice | Vol. 2, No. 8 (Winter 2005) | pdf

Suicide | Vol. 2, No. 7 (Fall 2005) | pdf

Stigma and Discrimination | Vol. 2, No. 6 (Summer 2005) | pdf

Men | Vol. 2, No. 5 (Spring 2005) | pdf

Women | Vol. 2, No. 4 (Winter 2004) | pdf

Families | Vol. 2, No. 3 (Summer 2004) | pdf

Parenting | Vol. 2, No. 2 (Spring 2004) | pdf

Concurrent Disorders | Vol. 2, No. 1 (Winter 2004) | pdf

Self-Management | Vol. 1, No. 18 (Fall 2003) | pdf

 

  • Visions issues 1997-2003

    For Visions issues published prior to #18, please see the Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division website. Issues published between 1997 and 2003 include:

    • Supported Education
    • Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating
    • Seniors' Mental Health
    • Anxiety Disorders in Children and Youth
    • Employment
    • Spirituality and Recovery
    • Mood Disorders
    • Housing
    • Cross Cultural Mental Health
    • Sexuality, Intimacy and Relationships
    • Poverty, Unemployment and Income
    • Approaches to Building Mental Health Accountability
    • Community Inclusion
    • What is Mental Health?
    • Women's Mental Health
    • Rehabiliation and Recovery
    • Early Intervention