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  1. A Community Response to Student Mental Health at TRU

    [Visions Article]

    Over the last 10 years, counsellors at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) have been seeing a steady rise in the number of students on campus struggling with serious mental health problems. Counsellors have also had more requests from faculty members looking ...

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  2. Access to College and University for Consumer/Survivors

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    A National Picture Heather McKee ...

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  3. Accommodating Students With Ongoing Mental Health Issues

    [Visions Article]

    I coordinate the Psychiatric Dis/Abilities Program at York University in Toronto. This program provides assistance to students with psychiatric disabilities,1 in the areas of academics, social support (e.g., one-on-one, groups, peer mentoring), advocacy a ...

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  4. An Overview of Post-Secondary Education in British Columbia

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    More than 430,000 students were enrolled at public post-secondary institutions in British Columbia as of November 2006. 1 At the same time there were an estimated 66,000 students attending private post secondary institutions. ...

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  5. Analyzing School Interactions

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    How Students can Regain Power and Perspective by Understanding Emotion Language Rose Marie Borutski Reprinted from "Supported Education" issue of Visions Journal, 2003, No. 17, pp. 11-12 Imagine walking down a faculty hallway towards your office ...

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  6. Are You Going Bananas?

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    In the fall of 2006, I encouraged two UBC nursing students (Natalie Rai and Shandell Susin) in my population health course to get involved with Beyond the Blues (BTB). BTB is a Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), BC Division campaign (see sidebar). ...

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  7. Attaining your Educational Dreams

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    Enid Weiner Reprinted from "Supported Education" issue of Visions Journal, 2003, No. 17, pp. 4-5. It was with the greatest pleasure that I accepted the invitation to be the Guest Editor of Visions’ focus on supported education. I saw it as an op ...

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  8. Back to School Guide for Parents of Young Kids

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    Back to school can be tough. Here are some tips to help manage the stress. ...

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  9. Building Connections Beyond Undergrad

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    I enrolled in the Psychiatric Dis/Abilities Program (PDP) at York University in 1995, when I was a doctoral student, in the third year of a six-year program. I had been symptom-free for a long time, but relapsed into depression just after completing my co ...

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  10. Campus Capacity Grants

    Application criteria | Timeline | How to apply | Evaluation criteria | Download application Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses’ Campus Capacity Grants program is funded by the BC Ministry of Health. This program has been developed to support BC post-secondary ...

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