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  1. Visions- Schools

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    PDF | Vol. 5, No. 2 (2009) Mental health problems among elementary and high school students are much more common than many believe, and use of alcohol and other drugs by teenagers has its own misconceptions. No classroom is immune to these issues. Add to ...

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  2. Editor's Message: Schools

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    Mental health problems among elementary and high school students are much more common than many British Columbians believe, and use of alcohol and other drugs by teenagers has its own misconceptions. No classroom is immune to these issues or their interwe ...

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  3. The Rise in “Non-typical” Students

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    I am delighted to be the guest editor for Visions ’ issue focusing on schools and student mental health and substance use issues. This is a perfect way to end my nine-year commitment to public education as a school trustee. ...

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  4. Youth and Mental Health Problems

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    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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  5. School Connectedness

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    Children and youth need to feel connected to others in their social environment in order to flourish. For most young people, schools are not just about academics. Schools are where they find their friends, have lunch, socialize, discuss problems and inter ...

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  6. Student Mental Health

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    When educators look at ways to improve achievement and create safer schools, they need to consider factors that affect students’ mental well-being. The link between mental health, behaviour and student learning is well accepted. Mental illness can serious ...

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  7. Jessie’s Hope Society Celebrates ‘EveryBody’ by Fostering Healthy Resilience

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    What if we had a society where everybody was celebrated? Where individuals found a way to appreciate themselves regardless of shortcomings they may see in themsel ...

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  8. Program: Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses Summit 2011

    Information and Registration | Overview | Workshop | Resources | PDF invite Thursday, November 17 1-4:30pm BC Post-Secondary Counsellors’ Association Planning Meeting 1:30-4pm CMHA's Mental Health Works: "Issues and Solutions" Facilitator: ...

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  9. Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses Post-Summit Activities

    Keynote address It Takes a Whole Campus...Promoting Mental Health for Students, Faculty and Staff Trevor Hancock Twenty-five years ago, the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion launched the 'settings approach' to health promotion. The promotion o ...

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  10. Healthy Minds/Healthy Campuses Summit 2011

    Information and Registration | Overview | Program | Workshop | Resources | PDF invite | Media Release Registration Registration cut-off is Monday, November 14. Register for the main summit To maximize engagement and opportunities for dialogue and solution ...

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