Mental Wellness Resources

This page is to assist employers with finding, and researching the available mental wellness resources in their area. If you or someone you know is experiencing a crisis, please contact 911 or the Crisis Line: 1-800-SUICIDE.

AgSafe specializes in Occupational Health & Safety in the Agriculture Industry and our Regional Safety Consultants and Advisors may be able to offer general contact information about resources available in the community, but they are not mental wellness experts. The links and resources available on this page are third-party and not directly related to AgSafe Services.

British Columbia


Crisis Line: 1-800-SUICIDE
Mental Health Support: 310-6789


CrisisCentreChat.ca

Canada


Lauren Van Ewyk
Available virtually across Canada


LaurenVanEwyk@gmail.com

Bio

Lower Mainland


Kylie Bartel, MA, RCC, CCC
*Online sessions via Zoom


info@kyliebartel.com

KylieBartel.com

Kamloops


Robin Collins, M.Sc., Clinical Counselor
Phone: 778-257-1150


robin@collinscounselling.ca

CollinsCounselling.ca

Salmon Arm


Tammy Thielman, BSW, MSW, RSW
Phone: 250-253-4945


tammy@townandcountrycounselling.com

Emergency/Natural Disaster Situations Resources


Document Link
Coping with Natural Disaster Stress
Prepared By: Canadian Mental Health Association
LINK
Psychological First Aid Pocket Book
Prepared By: Canadian Red Cross
LINK
Recognizing & Resolving Trauma in Children During Disasters
Prepared By: First Nations Health Authority
LINK
Responding to Stressful Events
Prepared By: Government of Canada
LINK

British Columbia Municipal Safety Association (BCMSA) Psychological Support Toolkit

Resources include a 5 Part – Virtual Summit & a 4 Part – Downloadable Toolkit to support Employers & Workers with mental wellness during COVID-19.

Supported by: AgSafeBC

Additional Resources Across Canada


Videos


A MESSAGE FROM EMILY KERR (AGSAFEBC SAFETY ADVISOR)

AgSafeBC Safety Advisor Emily Kerr talking candidly about her experiences with mental health.

GREENHOUSE CANADA'S VIRTUAL GROWERS DAY 2020 - MENTAL BREAK: TAKING CARE OF YOUR HEALTH

AgSafeBC Safety Advisor Emily Kerr participating in Greenhouse Canada's Virtual Growers Day 2020.


MENTAL WELLBEING IN TIMES OF CRISIS

Video Webinar by the Canadian Cattlemen's Association | Link