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Early Psychosis Intervention

February 7, 2023 | 10:00AM - 11:00AM EST

In this webinar, we invite Leanne Needham and Josette Morin of the Early Psychosis Intervention Ontario Network (EPION) to talk to us about psychosis in the post-secondary context. Come learn about psychosis signs and symptoms, interventions, recovery, interactions with cannabis, and the resources available to students. The presentation will be followed by a question and answer period.

ACEs are not wild: Building resilience through a trauma-responsive lens

January 17, 2023 | 10:00AM - 11:00AM EST

In this webinar we invite the Trauma Responsive Team Leads from Kingston Pathways to Education to talk to us about ACEs. Adverse Childhood Experiences (or ACEs) are experiences like physical and emotional abuse or neglect, which can cause toxic stress that significantly impacts health outcomes later in life. This session will focus on the N.E.A.R. Sciences (Neuroscience, Epigenetics, Adverse Childhood Experiences+, and Resilience) and how post-secondary staff can leverage this body of work to foster resiliency and develop stronger, consistent, and unconditionally supportive care for students.

School-based suicide prevention life promotion initiatives: A resource for community based providers

November 30, 2022

School-based suicide prevention life promotion initiatives offers tips and resources on how school boards and community-based child and youth mental health organizations can collaborate to maximize opportunities to support children and youth with suicide prevention and life promotion.

Stress and Anxiety

November 8, 2022

This information sheet provides complementary information to the Campus Mental Health Works Stress and Anxiety session.

Social Prescribing

June 2, 2022 | 1:00PM - 2:00PM EST

In this webinar, we are joined by Sonia Hsiung, Director of the Canadian Institute for Social Prescribing, as well as Caitlin Muhl, Le-Tien Bhaskar, and Niloufar Aran, of the Canadian Social Prescribing Student Collective, to talk to us about what social prescribing is and how it works, as well as to explore opportunities for how it can be adapted to the post-secondary context to better support students with their mental health.

Harm Reduction with the Umbrella Project

May 17, 2022 | 1:00PM - 2:00PM EST

In this webinar, we will be joined by Sarah Crawford of the Umbrella Project at Algonquin College, who will talk to us about harm reduction, substance use, and the incredible work the Umbrella Project has done to create a safer space on campus to discuss the impact of alcohol and other drugs.

Accessibility and the Neurodiverse Campus Community

March 22, 2022 -1:00PM - 2:00PM EST

In this webinar, we’re inviting Tara Connolly, to speak about increasing accessibility to a full neurodiversity of thinkers in post-secondary spaces. Join us as we look at the concept of neurodiversity and begin to consider how to incorporate this lens in building accessible practices throughout a campus community.

Non-Suicidal Self-Injury

January 21, 2022

The Winter Blues Infosheet

A.K.A. Seasonal Affective Disorder

January 13, 2022

This info sheet defines the winter blues, and seasonal affective disorder, as well as highlighting what causes it, who it affects, what the symptoms are, and how to manage it in one's own life.

Mental Health and Substance Use During COVID-19: Spotlight on Youth

January 12, 2022