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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Be sure to check out the events section of our website for updates on events coming soon. We will be announcing our next workshop scheduled for the fall. For information on AnxietyBC events, visit - https://www.anxietybc.com/events
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
We welcomed four guest blog writers to the team; all of whom shared with us their personal experiences with anxiety. AnxietyBC Board Member and Registered Psychologist, Melanie Badali taught us how to have a mindful Mother’s Day and AnxietyBC Board Member and Canucks VP of Operations, TC Carling helped remind us that Father's Day it's always how it appears on our social media feed. We also called in some help from our resident youngsters who gave us their perspectives on social anxiety, anxiety...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
In each issue of Strides, we highlight one anxiety-related condition. In this issue, we will feature Body Focused Repetitive Behaviours – what it is and what you can do. What is Body-Focussed Repetitive Behaviors? Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours, or BFRBs, are a cluster of habitual behaviours that include hair pulling, skin picking, nail biting, nose picking, and lip or cheek biting. Currently, the most recent edition of the clinician’s diagnostic manual (DSM-5), lists both hair pulling,...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
AnxietyBC supported Mental Health Week this year, by selecting one anxiety-related topic each day to discuss. Throughout the week, we shared articles, information, and resources on the daily subject matter with our audiences, with the goal of encouraging others to talk about mental health and anxiety. In case you missed it, we’ve included links to our posts below.   Monday, May 1st - Anxiety in the Workplace The economic impact of mental illness in Canada is estimated at $51 billion...
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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
VCC Mental Health Day On Thursday, May 4th, AnxietyBC attended VCC’s Mental Health Day. AnxietyBC volunteer, Shab was at the Broadway campus answering questions about AnxietyBC’s resources and providing students with literature on anxiety.  Thanks to Shab and everyone else you came out to support VCC’s Mental Health Day. Parker Art Salon AnxietyBC was the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. On Friday, May 5th, The Parker Street Studios were transformed into a fine art...
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
AnxietyBC is selected as charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon Art Exhibit to help raise awareness about anxiety during Mental Health Week   April 25, 2017 - Vancouver, BC – AnxietyBC™ is pleased to announce that the organization has been selected as the charity of choice for the 3rd Annual Parker Art Salon. Each year, the iconic 98-year old warehouse of the Parker Street Studios is transformed into a weekend-long, salon-style, fine art exhibition. To kick-off the three-...
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