​Health & Wellness at the CBE

At the CBE, we believe in a whole school approach to health and wellness. We call this our Comprehensive School Health (CSH) approach. CSH is about healthy eating, active living, supportive social environments and positive mental health. As a system, we focus on the following four areas: healthy eating; healthy relationships; physical activity; and positive mental health. Each school creates its own approach and goals for health and wellness.

Visit the CBE website to learn more about health and wellness in schools.​​​​​

In order for our students to grow they need to be healthy both physically and mentally. Mental health can be a challenge during the teenage years. We've listed a few resources that parents and students may find useful during stressful times.


Organizations to connect with in times of crisis:

- Kids Help Phone https://kidshelpphone.ca/

- Distress Centre https://www.distresscentre.com/

- Woods Homes https://www.woodshomes.ca/

- Hull Family Services https://www.hullservices.ca/

- Calgary Counselling Centre https://calgarycounselling.com/

- Access Mental Health https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/services/Page11443.aspx


Information on health and wellness including free courses that parents can take:

- Alberta Health Services: This website connects parents with free sessions on a variety of topics including nutrition, ADHD, Austism, drug use, problem solving with children.

https://community.hmhc.ca/sessions/

Technology and Safety: Information to help keep your child safe online

https://www.cybertip.ca/app/en/internet_safety-for_youth


General information on health, wellness and mental well-being:

- Teen Mental Health website: Increases understanding of mental health disorders, decreases stigma and helps parents and students with self-efficacy

teenmentalhealth.org

- Big Brothers, Big Sisters

https://bbbscalgary.ca/

- Teen Breathe Magazine- Wellness magazine for teens

https://www.breathemagazine.com/teen-breathe/

- Orenda: workshops, courses, summer camps, mentorships

The  Orenda team is now offering children, youth and family coaching around issues of self-esteem, bullying, divorce, among other challenging issues. Orenda delivers a unique blend of personal development opportunities incorporating yoga, meditation, and mindfulness activities to enhance youth’s ability to navigate confidently through life and walk their path with purpose.

http://orendasociety.ca/

- Carya Family Support: Nurturing Families with Complex Needs (formerly Child Family Services)

caryacalgary.ca




Health & Wellness

In order for our students to grow they need to be healthy both physically and mentally. Mental health can be a challenge during the teenage years. We've listed a few resources that parents and students may find useful during stressful times.


Organizations to connect with in times of crisis:

- Kids Help Phone https://kidshelpphone.ca/

- Distress Centre https://www.distresscentre.com/

- Woods Homes https://www.woodshomes.ca/

- Hull Family Services https://www.hullservices.ca/

- Calgary Counselling Centre https://calgarycounselling.com/

- Access Mental Health https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/services/Page11443.aspx


Information on health and wellness including free courses that parents can take:

- Alberta Health Services: This website connects parents with free sessions on a variety of topics including nutrition, ADHD, Austism, drug use, problem solving with children.

https://community.hmhc.ca/sessions/

Technology and Safety: Information to help keep your child safe online

https://www.cybertip.ca/app/en/internet_safety-for_youth


General information on health, wellness and mental well-being:

- Teen Mental Health website: Increases understanding of mental health disorders, decreases stigma and helps parents and students with self-efficacy

teenmentalhealth.org

- Big Brothers, Big Sisters

https://bbbscalgary.ca/

- Teen Breathe Magazine- Wellness magazine for teens

https://www.breathemagazine.com/teen-breathe/

- Orenda: workshops, courses, summer camps, mentorships

The  Orenda team is now offering children, youth and family coaching around issues of self-esteem, bullying, divorce, among other challenging issues. Orenda delivers a unique blend of personal development opportunities incorporating yoga, meditation, and mindfulness activities to enhance youth’s ability to navigate confidently through life and walk their path with purpose.

http://orendasociety.ca/

- Carya Family Support: Nurturing Families with Complex Needs (formerly Child Family Services)

caryacalgary.ca




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