Monthly Archives: November 2015

A mother’s story


My husband and I spend as much time as we can at our property in the West Kootenays of British Colombia. It’s so peaceful there. That was kind of my healing grounds after my son Colin died by suicide three … Read more

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Calgary Counselling Centre CEO honoured with two prestigious awards


Calgary Counselling Centre’s CEO, Dr. Robbie Babins-Wagner, has had an impressive 35-year career as an entrepreneur and innovator in the field of mental health. So impressive in fact that she was recently honoured with two prestigious awards in recognition of her … Read more

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NDSD breaks record in 2015


Close to 9,500 people participated in 2015 National Depression Screening Day, more than ever before. For the tenth year, and with the support of our growing community and corporate partners, Calgary Counselling Centre held National Depression Screening Day (NDSD). NDSD is … Read more

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Music 4 Life concerts raises funds and awareness for mental health


On October 24, some of Calgary’s up-and-coming artists took over Ceili’s on Fourth for the Music 4 Life concert. The event was hosted by the I Will Survive Association and aimed to raise awareness about suicide and the stigma around mental health. … Read more

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Dr. Robbie Babins-Wagner talks about family violence in the Calgary Herald


November is Family Violence Prevention Month in Alberta. Calgary Counselling Centre’s Dr. Robbie Babins-Wagner, CEO of Calgary Counselling Centre, shared information about family violence prevention and treatment in the November 4, 2015 edition of the Calgary Herald. The editorial titled … Read more

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