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BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services

Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
All Ages
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BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS), an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA), provides a diverse range of specialized and one-of-a-kind tertiary mental health and substance use services for children, adolescents and adults across the province.

Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
All Ages
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Website.
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The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse has a legislated mandate to provide national leadership and evidence-informed analysis and advice to mobilize collaborative efforts to reduce alcohol and other drug related harms.

Drugs and the Brain

Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
All Ages
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This is an interactive website that explains the effects of various drugs on the brain.

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens (NIDA)

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Provincial Resources
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NIDA is a website that helps to educate adolescents aged 11 through 15 (as well as their parents and teachers) on the science behind drug abuse.

40 Assets

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Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
Youth
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40 Assets is a well researched website based on resiliency studies.  It lists 40 developmental assets for youth aged 12-18.

Here to Help

Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
All Ages
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Mental health and substance use information and resources.

Bounce Back

Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
Adults
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Self-help tools & support.
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Bounce Back is an evidence-based program designed to help adults (19+) experiencing symptoms of mild to moderate depression, low mood, or stress, with or without anxiety.  

mind check
Communities Serviced: 
Provincial Resources
Age Group Serviced: 
13 to 19
Programs: 
Self-help tools & support.
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Education.
Self-care tools.
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This is a website for teens with information and self-care tips about mood & anxiety, stress, alcohol & other drugs, reality check, body image & eating.

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