WELCOME TO SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH-ASSIST

School Mental Health ASSIST (SMH ASSIST) is a provincial implementation support team designed to help Ontario school boards to promote student mental health and well-being. This support is provided via leadership and coordination, resources, and implementation coaching support.

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Over one-quarter (28%) of students report that, in the past year, there was a time they wanted to talk to someone about a mental health problem, but did not know where to turn.

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Uniting Community for Children’s Mental Health Week: Waterloo Catholic DSB

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Waterloo Region was fortunate to already have a strong sense of community when an enthusiastic group began to meet and make plans for Children’s Mental Health Week (May 2-6, 2016).

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AboutKidsHealth

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Be sure to visit the great website AboutKidsHealth, a health education resource for children, youth and caregivers that is approved by health-care providers at The Hospital for Sick Children. Mental health resources cover well-being, anxiety disorders, mood disorders and much more.

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