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Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – June 10

Whist Winners: 1st — Alex and Marion /Jane and Ron, 3rd — Gerda and Eileen/John and Mary A.

Super, virtual B.C. seen world-wide

Virtual reality lets people experience a boat trip and a hike into the high country of the remote central coast at Nimmo Bay

Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.

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      • Mar 9th, 2015

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      • Mar 4th, 2015

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      • Feb 25th, 2015

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      • Feb 3rd, 2015

      Part IV: Drugs, Alcohol and Mental Health Problems – Which Came First?

      Alcohol and marijuana (or cannabis) are the substances most used by B.C. teenagers, writes Dr. David Smith.

      Part V: Eating Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

      Dr. David Smith looks at the effects and symptoms of deadly illnesses like bulimia and anorexia nervosa.

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      Lieutenant Governor sponsors youth environment program

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      Shanghai stampede kills dozens as glittery fireworks, parties elsewhere mark 2015

      • Dec 31st, 2014

      Part III: Youth Dealing with Depression

      We all feel sad from time-to-time – it's a normal and appropriate response to disappointment and loss.

      • Dec 19th, 2014

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      • Dec 16th, 2014

      Part II: Fear Not – There is Help for Children and Youth with Anxiety

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      Part I: Mental Health for Children and Youth – How to Get the Help You Need

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      Notes from the Prince Rupert Seniors Centre – Dec. 10

      Monday Whist: 1st - Ron B. and Diane E., 2nd - Lorna M. and Marg N., 3rd - Lynne M. and Mary A.