Good2Talk Evaluation

Posted on: January 25th, 2016

An evaluation of Good2Talk was carried out in Fall 2014, led by the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health with support from each of Good2Talk’s partner organizations. The purpose of the evaluation was to determine if Good2Talk was helpful to post-secondary students in addressing their mental health and addictions needs. The evaluation…Read the full article…

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G2T Webinar presented by CICMH

Posted on: May 28th, 2014

On May 28th Good2Talk hosted a webinar about its services to a range of campus stakeholders. The webinar hosted by CICMH can now be seen: https://camh.adobeconnect.com/_a829238269/p4qjhrkrwc1/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal

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Dr. Mike Condra : Helping Students in Distress

Posted on: May 9th, 2014

Dr. Mike Condra is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry at Queen’s University and the Director of the Department of Health, Counselling, and Disability Services. In this video, he describes some of the most common mental health problems at universities, the nature and impact of mental illness, best practices for identifying…Read the full article…

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Good2Talk in the North/Allo J’écoute dans le nord

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

A week in review from Good2Talk Partnership Coordinator, Fiona O’Connor Last week, Good2Talk hit the road for a series of campus visits in northern Ontario. Over the course of three action-packed days, my colleague Justin Hanna and I had the pleasure of meeting with staff and students at seven post-secondary institutions in three cities: Laurentian…Read the full article…

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Humber EtCetera- Ontario introduces Good2Talk 24-hr helpline for stress, mental health

Posted on: March 24th, 2014

Ontario’s Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities has created a new helpline geared towards post-secondary students to address rising concerns about mental health among young people. The Good2Talk helpline is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year. “Good2Talk is a free and confidential resource for students to call…Read the full article…

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Help line dials up Loyalist

Posted on: February 13th, 2014

BELLEVILLE – It’s good to talk. That’s why Loyalist College welcomed representatives from Good2Talk, a post-secondary student help line, to the school Wednesday. News Article by the Intelligencer- Click here

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York U Let’s Talk Day creates buzz heading into Mental Health Awareness month

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

The second annual York U Let’s Talk Mental Health Day, not only saw a strong turnout, it also generated good ideas for the University’s Mental Health and Wellness Strategy going forward.  The York U Let’s Talk Mental Health Day Jan. 28 was just the beginning of the conversation. Article can be viewed here

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Good2Talk offers assistance around the clock 

Posted on: January 20th, 2014

With school work and debt piling high, life as a student can be tough. A new telephone helpline offers information and counselling anytime, anywhere to post-secondary students across the province. Read the Spoke Online article.

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Good2Talk Officially Launches in Ontario

Posted on: October 4th, 2013

Good2Talk Launch Event

The Ontario government is launching a new help line for college and university students as part of its $257-million Mental Health and Addictions Strategy. Students can anonymously call Good2Talk, a free professional counselling service that is run by Kids Help Phone 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. City News Article A new…Read the full article…

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Qnet News – Students Benefit From Good2Talk

Posted on: October 4th, 2013

October is a month of midterms for most post-secondary students. Along with midterms comes the stress of balancing school work with a personal life. To help students deal with this stress Ontario is launching a new mental health help line at 1-866-925-5454 for college and university students.   Sarah Armour has the story Students Good2Talk…Read the full article…

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