This World's Ours Centre
This World’s Ours is an inclusive centre in Vancouver providing a safe, social space and a variety of programs for neurodiverse children and families.
191 E 10th Ave, Vancouver BC
Arise: Self-Confidence Through Self-Defense
Arise provides highly interactive social-emotional learning (SEL) based self-defense programs, workshops and classes to equip children and youth with the tools they need to navigate the complexities of life with confidence and courage.
Email Jess at email@example.com
If your child is experiencing a mental health crisis, please seek help urgently by:
Calling 911 or going to your local hospital’s emergency room
Calling the Crisis Line at 310-6789
The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain
Dr. Dan Siegel shares his research findings and dispels the negative myths of adolescence prevalent in the media. He also reveals how crucial brain development between ages 12 and 24 prepares young people to thrive as interdependent adults.
The Mysterious Working of the Adolescent Brain
Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal cortex in adolescents to that of adults, to show us how typically "teenage" behavior is caused by the growing and developing brain.