Mental Health Care Links

The following links are listed to provide you with additional online Mental Health care links and information.

 

Youth, Young Adults, and Families – Resources

http://www.thekeltyfoundation.org/about_partners.php – Kelty Foundation Resources – For Children, Youth and Families in BC

http://www.anxietybc.com/ – Anxiety BC

http://www.vch.ca/your-health/health-topics/Mental%20Health%20Services/mental-health-infants-children-youth/ – BCCH Mental Health

http://youthinbc.com/youth-issues-2/lgbt/resources/ – LGBTQ Youth Resources, BC

http://odinbooks.com/ – Odin Books

http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/

http://www.ncld.org/ – National Centre for Learning Disabilities

http://www.setbc.org/setbc/curriculum/intellectual_disabilities.html – Special Education Technology British Columbia

http://www.inclusionbc.org/about-us – Inclusion BC

 

Mental Health Resources/Programs

http://www.earlypsychosis.ca – BC Early Psychosis Intervention Program

http://www.bcchildrens.ca/Services/ChildYouthMentalHlth/default.htm – BCCH Child and Youth Mental Health Programs

http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/mental_health/pdf/offices_services.pdf – local Child and Youth Mental Health Offices in BC

http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/Kids/Home.aspx – Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868

http://psychiatry.ubc.ca/programs/developmental-disorders/members/ – University of British Columbia, Developmental Disorders Program

http://www.mdabc.net – Mood Disorders Association of BC

https://www.cmha.bc.ca – Canadian Mental Health Association

http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/screening/online/ – Depression, Anxiety, and Risky Drinking Screening

http://psymed.info/ – Mental Health Online Screening

http://www.dsm5.org/Documents/changes%20from%20dsm-iv-tr%20to%20dsm-5.pdf – DSM5 Implementation and Support

http://neufeldinstitute.com/about/neufeldapproach – Neufeld Institute: Making Sense of Kids

http://bcadhd.com/2014map/ – BC ADHD

http://crisiscentre.bc.ca/ – Crisis Centre for Youth, Adults and Seniors

 

Suicide Awareness Hotlines and Resources

http://crisiscentre.bc.ca/ – Youth Chat/ Crisis Chat: Youth, Adults, Senior’s Crisis line

http://need2.ca/ – Suicide Prevention, Education, and Support

https://www.bccf.ca/bccf/more-from-odin-books/suicide-and-loss-2/?utm_source=Google&utm_medium=CPC&utm_term=Prevent%20suicide&utm_content=Suicide_Prevention&utm_campaign=Resources&gclid=COnvofq9xcYCFcRlfgodX3kK4A

 

Autism Resources

http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/autism/ – Autism

http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/autism/forms.htm – Autism Funding: Forms you may need

http://autismcanada.org/index.html?gclid=CLDuxPm_xcYCFYeCfgodDbEFow – Autism Canada

https://www.autismspeaks.org/

http://www.rdiconnect.com/ – Relationship Development Intervention

http://touchautism.com/app/autism-apps/ – Autism Apps

 

Government Resources: Children, Youth and Adults

http://www.gov.bc.ca/mcf/ – Ministry of Children and Family Development

http://www.communitylivingbc.ca/home/ – Community Living BC

http://www.communitylivingbc.ca/individuals-families/support-for-adults/fasd-autism/ – FASD and Autism, Personal Supports Initiative (PSI): adults who have both significant limitations in adaptive functioning and either a diagnosis of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

 

Advocacy for Parents

http://www.povnet.org/find-an-advocate/bc/children-and-youth – Finding an Advocate in BC

https://www.bccf.ca/bccf/  – BC Council for Families

 

Mental Health Apps

http://learningworksforkids.com/ – Best apps and games for learning

http://www.anxietybc.com/resources/mindshift-app – MINDSHIFT App for Youth and Young Adults with Anxiety

http://mindcheck.ca/ – Resources for Youth and Young Adults on: Mood and Anxiety, Stress, Alcohol and Drugs, Reality Check, Body Image and Eating

www.viha.ca/cyf_mental_health/BoosterBuddy.htm – BoosterBuddy is a free app designed to help teens and young adults improve their mental health

 

Substance Use

http://www.bcmhsus.ca/ – BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services

http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/ – Mental Health and Substance Use resources for Adults

 

Trauma Information

http://www.dsm5.org/Documents/changes%20from%20dsm-iv-tr%20to%20dsm-5.pdf – Trauma Informed Practice Guide

http://trauma-informed.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Trauma-informed_Toolkit.pdf – The Trauma Toolkit

http://www.mdabc.net/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd-group – Mood Disorders Association of BC, PTSD Group

http://endingviolence.org/about-us/programs-we-serve/ – Ending Violence Association of BC

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