BCITSA Wellness Services: bcitsa.ca/wellness or 604-432-8600 – We offer a combination of programs (Zen Lounge Massage Clinic, Doggy De-stress) and campaigns to support mental health (Speak Up Speak Out, Bell Let’s Talk).
BCIT Counselling & Student Development: bcit.ca/counselling or 604-432-8608 – Free counselling is available to all students at all campuses. They can help manage stress, sort through personal concerns and enhance your educational performance.
BCIT Student Health Services: bcit.ca/healthservices or 604-432-8608 – The Burnaby walk-in medical clinic physicians and nurses focus on general medical concerns, mental and sexual health as well as immunizations and small procedures.
BCIT Harassment & Discrimination Office: bcit.ca/harassment or 604-432-8409 – Our community does not tolerate discrimination, bullying and/or harassment; instead, we foster collaboration, understanding and mutual respect. Do not hesitate to reach out the Harassment and Discrimination Prevention Advisor if you have any concerns or want more information.
Additional External Resources:
Online Counselling – https://ink.inkblottherapy.com/bcit – Everyone needs someone to talk to. Online video counselling is a safe and secure way to speak with a practitioner matched to your needs, anywhere and anytime.
CounsellingBC: https://counsellingbc.com/ – CounsellingBC can help you find a clinician in your area for a variety of fees. You can search based on city, area of practice, approach to counselling and language spoken by the counsellor.
Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA): https://cmha.ca/ – CMHA offers programs and services, information and actively works towards creating mentally healthy communities.