Making Connections


The RCSD Therapists and the Making Connections program (Lethbridge School District #51) are collaborating to create and collect resources for counselling staff to build capacity in SCHOOL STAFF. The following resources are only downloadable by school-based Counselling Staff and are NOT to be presented to children or youth.

Mental Health Capacity Building Powerpoints


The materials in these presentations are meant to be used as a starting point to spur conversation with school staff or parents. These resources are NOT designed or intended to be shared with students. If you are looking for resources to share with students regarding mental health promotion please contact your school counselling team or administrator.
This information is NOT intended to diagnose any condition or recommend any specific treatment for a condition. Every individual experiences stressors and mental health conditions differently and should consult with their medical professional regarding diagnosis or treatment.
Please note, these files are password protected. To obtain the password please email Gillian @​
Child and Youth Mental Health Resources
Assembled by Alison Lux and Gillian Hestad. Based off of resources developed by Collaborative Mental Health Care available at: http://www.shared‐

Updated April 21, 2015

Document includes:
1. Addictions and Mental Health Lesson Plans
2. Online/Print Mental Health Resources and Information
3. Websites
4. Interactive Games
5. Apps
6. YouTube Videos
Adobe Acrobat (PDF) RCSD Child And Youth Mental Health Resources VERSION 3