My First Psychiatry Appointment
The psychiatrist, Dr. Claire Docherty, was very understanding, patient and respectful. There was absolutely nothing wrong with the appointment - besides the fact that I had intense anxiety leading up to it. Ohhhhhh the irony.Read more
GUEST BLOG: Will PTSD Disqualify Me From Employment?
VA disability ratings alone seldom tell an accurate story about the nature and severity of a veteran’s injuries and employability. In fact, disability ratings can be confusing and are often misunderstood by many people when it comes to matters of employment.Read more
The Zones Of Regulation- What Are They + How Can They Help?
Vicky Wallace, Child Play Therapist and creator of the Nourish Families Program, as well as Amy Staheli, Certified Child Life Therapist, will be walking us through an intro into what the Zones are and how they can help us regulate our mental health:Read more
Rebecca's Journey To A Healthier Well-Being Part 4
Yes, I had support. Yes, I had resources. Sometimes it doesn't matter. It doesn't matter if you have all the anti-depressants, love, tea, yoga, clean food in the world. Sometimes you hit your low.Read more
Creating The 'Playful Healing' Collection With Childhood Connections
More than anything, we want to continue to be able to give you quality over quantity and not lose sight of why we do what we do. So when things happened to line up almost perfectly with our new community partner... we were over the moon to announce we'd FINALLY have a kids collection!!!Read more
COMMUNITY: Childhood Connections
Since 1977, Childhood Connections has been providing services and resources to help children in the Okanagan grow and thrive in safe, secure, and healthy environments. They help families find the right care environment for their children and support those who provide care with valuable training and resources.Read more
You Are Collective Joins The Local Gift Card
Whether we both got bit by the same entrepreneurial bug or there's just something in the water - our social enterprises have been blossoming side by side in a really rad community.Read more
Celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020
At Animikii, a digital agency that drives social innovation through Indigenous technology, we treat National Indigenous Peoples Day as a statutory holiday so that our team can attend community events that honour and celebrate Indigenous Peoples as resilient, vibrant, and diverse members of society.Read more