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Jean Patterson* Reprinted from the Supporting Parents issue of Visions Journal, 2021, 17 (1), pp. 24-25 My son had his first psychotic episode in 1998 at age 15. He spent a month or so in the… read more
Where is the instruction manual? Melissa Medjuck, MSW, RSW Reprinted from the Supporting Parents issue of Visions Journal, 2021, 17 (1), pp. 14-16 Before I gave birth to twins three years ago,… read more
Health through music and movement Arjun Panesar From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 23-25 I was born and raised in Surrey, British Columbia. I… read more
Health through music and movement Arjun Panesar From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 23-25 I was born and raised in Surrey, British Columbia. I… read more
Seren Friskie From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 16-18 "You are the happiest person I know." "Why are you always smiling?" "Don't your cheeks… read more
Seren Friskie From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 16-18 "You are the happiest person I know." "Why are you always smiling?" "Don't your cheeks… read more
Seren Friskie From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 16-18 "You are the happiest person I know." "Why are you always smiling?" "Don't your cheeks… read more
Barriers, supports and treating the whole person Ryan* From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 13-15 As early as I can remember, I always loved… read more
Barriers, supports and treating the whole person Ryan* From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 13-15 As early as I can remember, I always loved… read more
I always knew I wasn't gay Anden Lee From the "Youth Facing Health Inequities" issue of Visions Journal, 2020, 15 (3), pp. 7-9 I was born a girl, but from a very young age, I presented myself as… read more

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