Posted on Sep 30, 2021

September was a busy month as we planned for and launched our 10th cohort of the youthexperts project! We decided to take advantage of the final few months of the Rising Youth grants being open, and opened the call to youth across Canada to create their own mental health projects! If you haven’t heard of or checked them out at risingyouth.ca.

As always we’ve adjusted to suit the needs and

Posted on Aug 31, 2021

We said goodbye to one of our team members, Simran, who is moving into a new chapter in her life! We wish her all the best and will miss her contributions to our team and our youth! Check out her goodbye and learn what her next adventure is going to be, Simran’s Time at mindyourmind.

In August we welcomed a new member to the mindyourmind team, Simran! You read that right, we are lucky enough to

Posted on Jul 30, 2021

July was such an exciting month for everyone as we wrapped up one of our youthexperts design labs! We were so inspired by this group who came together to develop their own mental health initiatives and launch them in their respective communities. It was so exciting to see what came out of that group of young people, and we wanted to share the how-to process with more Canadian youth! If you haven’t

Posted on Jul 22, 2021

June was a busy and productive month for youthexperts and our team. Not only were we continuing to bring together the content for Growth, our journal workbook, but planning and coordinating is underway for our next Youth Design Lab. Our team was also preparing for a transition in terms of our staff members, as two of our team members Justin and Simran, are moving into the next chapter of their

Posted on Jun 1, 2021

The month of May has come and gone so quickly, it’s hard to believe that summer is going to be here soon! This month our team worked together to create content for Growth, in case you missed our April blog, our youthexperts team co-created a self-help workbook with four main sections. The sections are: Finding Your Strengths, Implicit Bias & Unlearning, Coping with Challenges, and Imagining your

Posted on May 1, 2021

It’s a new fiscal year for our CSC project and we are thrilled that we are able to continue working with youth across Canada. As we enter into year four of this journey, it’s amazing to look back and see how impactful all of our projects have been. We’ve had young adults from all across Canada participate and we’re so thankful that even during a pandemic, youthexperts is still a thriving community

Posted on Apr 1, 2021

March was such a great month for our youthexperts team! We wrapped up the final days of our Design Lab 8 cohort, which also meant that our tool was coming together nicely. We had our final meetings and the group really got down to business this month. 

You may remember that during Design Labs we break into small groups to build content for the chosen resource. Our team decided to create a