Brain & Mental Health

B.C. youth help guide mental health research at UBC

B.C. youth help guide mental health research at UBC

New UBC initiative engages youth with lived experience to help inform mental health and substance use research.

Empowering young people to live well

Empowering young people to live well

Master of Occupational Therapy graduates Natalia Lassak and Emily Brooks develop a new tool to help young adults living with mental health challenges live meaningful lives.

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

A new study looks at risk and protective factors associated with childhood suicide.