Mental Health Resources

Mental Health — Everybody’s got it!

If you need immediate assistance or someone’s life is in danger, please call 911 or call Vancouver Island Crisis Line at 1-888-494-3888

As a student, you may find some of the below resources useful in particular situations. If you have any suggestions for other resources, please let us know using the Contact Us page.

Please check out the College’s website’s concerning mental health at the college http://camosun.ca/about/mental-health/index.html  and http://camosun.ca/services/counselling-centre/career.html#public

Name Website Local Chat Support Groups Self-help Specializes in:
Camosun Counselling LINK yes no yes yes yes counselling, career, personal, educational, cultural, international students, resource library, online resources
Youthspace.ca LINK yes yes yes no no 1:1 Support line, Suicide
BCSS Victoria LINK yes no yes yes yes Family counselling, Peer Support, Groups, Resources
NEED2 LINK yes yes yes yes no Workshops and Support Groups, Resources
Mind Your Mind LINK no no no no yes Information, Interactives, Inspiration
Mind Check LINK yes no yes no yes Resources, Depression, Anxiety, Substances, Stress
Walk Along LINK yes no yes no yes Free Assessment, Self-help, UBC
Here to Help BC LINK yes no yes yes yes Substances, Inspiration, Information
Youth in BC LINK yes yes yes no yes all subjects, great resources, volunteer run
BoosterBuddy LINK yes no yes no yes VIHA, Feelings Journal, Peer Designed
Calm Clinic LINK no no no no yes Anxiety, Panic, Information, evaluation tool
DWD Online LINK yes no no no yes Depression, self-help, evaluation
Youth AnxietyBC LINK yes no yes no yes Anxiety, Self-help
Kelty Mental Health LINK yes no no no no Information, Substances, Medications, Healthy
Australian Mental Health Resources for Consumers LINK no no no no no Workbooks
MindShift Mobile App LINK yes no yes no yes Anxiety, Self-help, Mobile App
QuitDay.org LINK no no yes no yes Smoking Cessation, Information, E-Cigarettes, Scholarships
Quit Smoking Community LINK no no yes no yes Smoking Cessation Information (e-cig, gum, etc)
NoStigmas.org LINK no no yes no no Education, Empowerment, Advocacy

 

Some fine print: The above information is provided for research use only.  Camosun College Student Society will not be held accountable for any unintentional misuse or wrongdoing arising from these links or information.

CCSS does not claim to be a health care or mental health care provider.