Healthy Minds | Healthy Campuses Rack Card

Posted on June 8th, 2016

Learn more about Healthy Minds | Healthy Campuses with this short Rack Card. Please feel free to share this PDF with anyone who might be interested in learning more or getting involved with our Community of Practice.

The document provides an overview of what Healthy Minds | Healthy...

Identifying the Big “P” and Little “p” Policies within Institutions, Communities and Government

Posted on March 17th, 2016

Summit 2016 participants were invited to collectively pinpoint key policies- within post-secondary institutions, surrounding communities and government- that impact mental health, well-being and substance use in the campus context. Using Think-Pair-Share, participants were encouraged to...

Change Dialogue 3- Strengthening our Learning Community and Maximizing Collective Impact

Posted on March 17th, 2016

This graphic recording was created during an interactive session at Summit 2016 designed to develop an “experience-near” account of HM|HC, charting existing capacity, while examining paths forward to strengthen and deepen the collective impact of the community at multiple levels....

Highlights from #hmhc2016

Posted on March 17th, 2016

This resource is a visual summary of the conversation which took place in Twittersphere during the Healthy Minds | Healthy Campuses Summit 2016. Presenters and participants used the hashtag #hmhc2016 to share their ideas and impressions with the community.

Cultivating a Culture of Well-being: Changing the Culture of Substance Use

Posted on March 17th, 2016

This graphic recording was made during plenary dialogue at Summit 2016 exploring lessons learned from the Changing the Culture of Substance Use Project.  The session explored: “What is culture? How do we raise consciousness of culture? How do we identify cultures around substance...

Clearing the Air: Lower-Risk Cannabis Use on Campus

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

This is one in a series of resources meant to guide the development of specific tools to promote elements of a comprehensive approach to psychoactive substance use within a post-secondary institution’s community. This resource aims to dispel some of the haze.  It considers the...

Balancing our Thinking around Drinking: Low-Risk Alcohol Use on Campus

Posted on March 1st, 2016

Balancing our Thinking around Drinking: Low-Risk Alcohol Use on Campus is one in a series of resources meant to guide the development of specific tools to promote elements of a comprehensive approach to psychoactive substance use within a post-secondary institution’s community....

Promising Practice: Hosting a Dinner Basket Conversation on Substance Use

Posted on November 19th, 2015

Selkirk College has been hosting innovative dinner basket conversations related to substance use. This promising practice tool will help you organize a dinner basket conversation with guiding questions for facilitators, a reflection sheet for participants, recipes, and more!

Healthy Relationships with Food & Substances on Campuses: A Framework for Moving Forward

Posted on November 3rd, 2015

Eating and substance use are associated with health issues on college campuses. Like sex and other feel-good things in life, food and psychoactive substances change the way people feel. And, just as food and substances have benefits, they can also lead to health and social problems.

The...

A Guide for Promoting Healthier Residence Environments

Posted on October 20th, 2015

This guide is one in a series of resources intended to serve a comprehensive approach to promoting healthier relationships with alcohol and other substances in post-secondary settings. Grounded in evidence and theory, it features ideas and suggestions for supporting the creation of a healthier...