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  • September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day
    September 9, 2014

    Please note that this post comes to you from Crisis Centre BC. Please visit their website for further information. This Wednesday, September 10th, is World Suicide Prevention Day!  World Suicide Prevention Day is an opportunity for all sectors of the … Continue reading

  • When Life Falls Apart, What then?
    June 8, 2014

    Rooting through some old files of mine, I just came across a beautiful sermon I found back in 2000. It’s not available on the internet anymore, so I will reproduce it here, hoping the author is alright with it. Sermon … Continue reading

  • Faith-Based Mental Health Groups
    June 3, 2014

    Starting a Faith-based Mental Health Support Group in Your Parish or Church by Anne Thompson, Peer Specialist / Catholic in a Parish of the Archdiocese of Vancouver Serious and persistent mental illnesses strike one in five Canadians in their lifetimes. This … Continue reading

  • Mental Health Awareness Week
    May 6, 2014

    An article about Mental Health Awareness Week, featuring Sharon Smith and Sanctuary Mental Health Ministries has gone up on churchforvancouver.ca. You can read it here.

  • International Mental Health and The Church Event
    April 8, 2014

    As many of you know, in the aftermath of his sons death by suicide, prominent pastor Rick Warren hosted an international Gathering on Mental Health and the Church on March 28. First Baptist Church in Vancouver graciously offered their doors … Continue reading

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