April 9th join Film Maker Emily Lindin for the Nova Scotia Premiere of this powerful documentary 4pm 80 chameau Crescent , Dartmouth N.S.
“UnSlut – A Documentary” is happening April 9th at 4pm 1st Screening in Nova Scotia Film Director Emily Lindin will be present to facilitate discussion 80 Chameau Crescent, Cole Harbour following our 3rd Annual Awareness Walk
This Friday March 18th is our first support group for anyone affected by suicide. Suicide loss is a complex grief and often we feel very isolated in our pain. Rehtaeh Parsons Society along with Eastern Shore Mental Health have teamed up with Grief Counsellor Roy Ellis to offer a place to “feel” heard and toRead more about Support Group Begins[…]
My parents had the idea right when they were raising us. They knew that they were raising kids to become adults because in reality that is what we are doing when we become parents. We are not raising them to be our buddies.When raising kids to be adults we teach responsibility but I still thinkRead more about Life is Hard AND Magical[…]
Today is the initiative by Bell Aliant to talk about mental health struggles. I share mine today because its important to break down the stigma associated with struggles. #Bellletstalk I have been struggling everyday since my daughter had her breakdown in our kitchen on November 18/2011. For 17months we struggled as a family tryingRead more about Mental Health Awareness #Bellletstalk[…]
Transcending Trauma: How Yoga Heals Elaine breathes slowly, in and out, for a few rounds of simple pranayama before she has to stop. Images too scary for her to describe race in and overwhelm her. After a few moments, with Jocelyn Jenkins, her therapist, sitting next to her, Elaine tries again. SeveralRead more about Yoga as a Healing Practice[…]
This editorial cartoon sums it up well. Yes, I was pleased with the results of the review in terms of the mistakes made not being covered up so far in the report that they can’t be found. Yes, I was relieved that FINALLY what we knew was wrong all along was written out in blackRead more about Human Error[…]
This website is an invaluable resource for teens to help them change their story, to help them navigate through troubled times. Its also a great reference for parents who have teens experiencing trauma. Its easy to use and understand.Most importantly it empowers youth to take back their life and be the creator of their ownRead more about Re-Launch of Need Help Now[…]