By Nathan Skolski on November 14, 2018
UBC Okanagan’s School of Social Work Mental Health Clinic is a key partner in the new on-campus walk-in well-being clinic. The Social Work walk-in clinic is specifically designed to support parents who have concerns about their children’s mental health.
By Patty Wellborn on November 26, 2015
Group works to make breastfeeding in public more acceptable throughout the Okanagan.
By Allyssa Costerton-Grant on October 26, 2015
Supporting family caregivers: The development and use of a decision guide WHAT: Dr. Carole Robinson, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC Okanagan will discuss the development of an evidence informed decision guide for family caregivers and its evaluation in use in practice. WHEN: Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 10 – […]
By Allyssa Costerton-Grant on October 9, 2015
First steps to taking action on Healthy Public Policy in your community WHAT: Dr. Nelly Oelke, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, UBC Okanagan, and Cheryl Van Vliet-Brown, PhD student, School of Nursing, UBC Okanagan, will share ideas and engage participants on how to incorporate a health-in-all-policies approach in an organization. WHEN: Thursday, October 22, […]
By Patty Wellborn on September 29, 2015
Steve Morgan, a professor with UBC’s School of Population and Public Health, will speak in Kelowna Thursday as part of a public discussion about national pharmacare policy.
By Allyssa Costerton-Grant on September 19, 2015
You're invited to join the ProjectMOVE Pubic Information Session. When: Wednesday, October 7, 6- 7p.m. Where: Parkinson Recreation Centre, Kelowna, PAC Activity Room Caperchione, an assistant professor with UBC’s School of Health and Exercise Sciences, has received new funding to continue the project that examines how breast cancer survivors become motivated to increase their physical activity. Increasing […]
By Allyssa Costerton-Grant on August 31, 2015
The power to choose: Improving end-of-life care in First Nations communities