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Love Our Bodies campaign to raise awareness of eating disorders

January 28th, 2016 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on Love Our Bodies campaign to raise awareness of eating disorders)

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banner pfrThe love our bodies, love ourselves! movement, brought to you by the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness campaign, is launched in February with activities and events taking place throughout the year

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Matthew Krastel and his autistic life

January 2nd, 2016 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on Matthew Krastel and his autistic life)

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picture 662banner pfrMatthew Krastel, a self-described “autism teacher”, speaks about his autistic life and shares advice with others about creating a health plan and succeeding in the school system

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“I’m not sick, I’m transgender!”

June 23rd, 2015 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on “I’m not sick, I’m transgender!”)

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picture 636pfr banner workingMarni Panas, a transgender woman from Edmonton, has discovered that by being authentic and true to herself, she has found the strength to move forward in life

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Mental illness often goes undetected or untreated in men due to pressures of stigma

May 4th, 2015 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on Mental illness often goes undetected or untreated in men due to pressures of stigma)

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pfr banner workingCanada’s national Mental Health Week (May 4-10, 2015) focuses this year on men’s mental health — and the correlation between physical and mental illnesses.

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Grief, and dying, and the great love of life

April 19th, 2015 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on Grief, and dying, and the great love of life)

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picture 624bpfr banner workingStephen Jenkinson’s new book is not a seven step coping strategy and not an out-clause for trauma or sorrow — it’s a manifesto for sanity and soul

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Your weight is not your worth: Love our bodies, love ourselves

January 25th, 2015 | Posted by vimhsadmin in people first radio - (Comments Off on Your weight is not your worth: Love our bodies, love ourselves)

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picture 604British Columbia’s annual provincial eating disorders awareness campaign begins February 1, 2015 — on Facebook hereon Twitter here

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