Being an educator is one of the most important jobs in society. Helping to teach and raise the next generation can be rewarding, yet challenging. As you are likely aware, some of the challenge in education is in understanding and addressing many youths’ complex mental health problems.

The following section provides some of the stories from other educators in addressing common and pervasive youth mental health problems as well as resources that you may find helpful in working with vulnerable youth.


  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Eating Disorders

Provincial Summaries

Evidence Based Practices