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  1. When your Brother or Sister has Schizophrenia

    [Info Sheet]

    PDF Version   PDF | More Info Sheets Author: BC Schizophrenia Society   Schizophrenia is brain illness that makes it so that the brain can not tell what is real and not real. People with schizophrenia sometimes hear voices that are not there, see things t ...

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  2. Where can I find child and youth mental health services?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Author: Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division   Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental h ...

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  3. Where can I find information and help for borderline personality disorder?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Author: Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division   Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental h ...

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  4. Where can I find self-help materials for depression?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Author: Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division   Self-help resources are not a substitute for diagnosis or treatment. If you have concerns about low mood, it’s best to talk to your doctor first an ...

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  5. Where can older adults find help for mental health concerns?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Author: Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division   Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental h ...

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  6. Young Men & Disordered Eating

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    PDF Version Disordered eating issues are mainly associated with girls and women, but boys and men are just as susceptible as females. While males with disordered eating issues display the same kinds of emotional, physical, and behavioral signs and symptom ...

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  7. Youth and Mental Health Problems

    [Visions Article]

    Angela* was a shy grade seven girl with few friends. She did very well in school until the spring term when she had to give a speech in her language arts class. She knew that a big percentage of her term mark would be based on her speech. ...

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  8. Youth in Transition

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    Connecting with supportive adults makes a difference Annie Smith Reprinted from "Young People: Transitions" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 11 (2), pp. 7-9 Having a supportive adult can make a huge difference to youth as they go through periods ...

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  9. ‘Co-ed’ Parent Group

    [Visions Article]

    As a therapist with the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Cowichan Valley Branch, Gabriele works with young people who struggle with eating disorders. She is often approached by parents interested in meeting with other parents. Early this year, in resp ...

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