Crisis /trauma

How to Support Grieving Children - Video Series

Source: 
Children and Youth Grief Network

The Children and Youth Grief Network (CYGN) is a collaboration of 7 organizations that aim to provide education, information and resources related to supporting children and youth that are grieving the dying or death of someone they care about.

Our vision is that every child and youth has honest information and well-informed support when someone they care about is dying of has died. Our mission is to advocate for educational opportunities and support services that will benefit children and youth who are grieving the dying or death of someone they care about.

Refugee mental health webinar series now available online

Source: 

A free webinar series about refugee mental health is now available for viewing online at any time. CMHA Ontario launched the four-part series to enhance the capacity of the mental health and additions sector to support refugees. More than 600 participants took part in the four-part series in February, March, April and May 2016.

Ontario children's aid will collect race data to address overrepresentation

Ontario children's aid will collect race data to address overrepresentation

Posted June 7, 2016

Article Source CBC Radio - The Current

 

On June 2, 2016, the Ontario Association of Children's Aid Societies announced a plan to collect race statistics. This statement comes on the heels of mounting concerns about the over-representation of
Aboriginal and black youth in Ontario's child care.

June 15 - Reconciling Relationships: Understanding and Addressing Racism as a Determinant of Indigenous Health

Please save the date for: Reconciling Relationships: Understanding and Addressing Racism as a Determinant of Indigenous Health

 

When: Wednesday, June 15th from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Where: Allan Waters Family Auditorium, 2nd floor, 209 Victoria St.

RSVP and more information: CRICHlist@smh.ca

 

Upcoming Community Healers Project Meetings

Date(s): 
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 18:00

Hi,
 
we are having our next Community Healers Project meeting coming up on the evening of Thurs June 16th, 6 to 8:30 pm at Youth Action Network - 1489 Dupont St.
 

Grief Support Tips

Source: 

Grief Support Tip

"Comfort In, Dump Out"   

A One Day Healing & Wellness Retreat For The Afrikan Canadian Community Worker

Date(s): 
Sat, 05/14/2016 - 09:30

Experiencing Stress? Burn Out? Frustrated? Dealing With Issues Like Anti-Black Racism in the Workplace? Hard Time Coping? 

This Retreat Is for You!

"I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self-indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival. " Audre Lorde

101 Self-Care Suggestions for When It All Feels Like Too Much

Source: 

a blog post from "The Mighty: We face disability, disease and mental illness together"

http://themighty.com/2016/04/self-care-ideas-for-a-bad-day/

 

a long list of possible self-care ideas, that points to how self-care looks and feels different for everyone so no one can tell you how do it "right".  it's about doing what you need to in that moment

 

some highlights from the list...

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Crisis /trauma
youth