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What is Mental Illness?

What is mental illness: How can I support my child or youth


Recording date: July 14, 2021

This session for families will help you develop an understanding of mental illness and its effects on the lives of children and youth we care for. The session covers:

  • Understanding causes and symptoms of mental illness
  • The stigma of mental illness
  • Mental health services and types of therapies
  • How to support someone experiencing mental health challenges
  • ... and more!


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