This month’s episode of RTNT is a one hour special for World Mental Health Day. Vincent and Annie are our hosts while we explore impact on young people and mental health in a changing world.
In this episode you will also hear from three different Clubhouses across Canada; Progress Place based in Toronto , Montreal’s Donald Berman Up House and Potential Place in Calgary, Alberta.
First up, RTNT’s Belke explains what a Clubhouse is and the model it follows.
Caitlin, Joey and Cal from Potential Place, a Clubhouse based in Calgary, Alberta, discuss Social Media and Cyber bullying and how it affects our Mental Health. Joey and Caitlin express how social media has impacted their lives and how they manage stress created by social media.
You will also hear an interview with James and Christine from Donald Berman Up House, a clubhouse in Montreal. They share their personal story and their experience with suicide.
This podcast also explores the Transitional Employment Program (TEP) offered by Clubhouses. Progress Place’s Sana shares her experience while working at Minden Gross law firm. This interview ends with three staff members expressing their experience with the TEP program.
Throughout the show you will hear from RTNT’s Bobby, who went to the streets of Toronto and asked various individuals about common myths about Mental Health. For more information about these myths and facts, please visit www.cmha.ca
This episode originally aired on October 10th, 2018 on CJRU 1280 AM and www.cjru.ca
For more information regarding Clubhouse International please visit www.clubhouse-intl.org
For more information about Potential Place, please visit: www.potentialplace.org
For more information about Donald Berman Up House,
please visit: www.uphouse.org
To listen to Up House’s radio show please visit: www.radio-up.org
If you or someone you know is in crisis, please contact 911 for immediate help If you live in Ontario and are thinking about suicide please
call 416 408 HELP
For those outside Ontario please visit International Association for Suicide Prevention’s Crisis Centres at www.iasp.info.com
For more information regarding Cyber Bullying please visit World Federation for Mental Health
For more information regarding bullying please visit www.stopbullying.org
Radio Totally Normal Toronto is produced by the members and staff of Progress Place Clubhouse
RTNT Website www.radiototallynormaltoronto.org
For more information about Progress Place please visit: www.progressplace.org