In The News

People of colour are significantly less likely to receive support for their eating disorder

Despite similar rates of eating disorders across people of all races, people of colour – particularly Black women – are significantly less likely to receive…

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BlackOutTuesday

Sheena’s Place stands with #BlackOutTuesday. While today is World Eating Disorders Action Day, we are choosing to listen to the voices of Black mental health…

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Sheena’s Place on CHUM, VIRGIN and NEWSTALK 1010

These times of uncertainly are challenging for everyone and those challenges are further amplified for individuals coping with mental illness like depression, anxiety, and eating…

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Mindfulness 101 Webinar – May 22nd

Join us for our 3rd webinar – Mindfulness 101 – next Friday, May 22! Register for free here.

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The reason zoom calls drain your energy

Feeling drained after videoconferencing with friends, family, colleagues, or your mental health or medical support team? It turns out this is very common and to…

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An interesting perspective of the resilience of those living with mental health challenges

“Part of our odd success may be because we’re used to this. We’ve dealt with everyday terror in our brains and bodies for years.” An…

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WaterStone Foundation Financial Aid Program

Did you know that WaterStone Foundation is providing financial aid to those seeking eating disorder treatment?

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Getting the most out of therapy

“There are many reasons therapy might feel weird & ineffective right now…the awkwardness of switching to telehealth, a lack of material…or b/c you don’t feel…

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Wellness Together

In light of COVID-19 & #MentalHealthWeek, the Government of Canada has launched a free online portal called “Wellness Together” that includes resources to support mental…

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Toronto Foundation Webinar: COVID-19 & Mental Health

Missed the Toronto Foundation‘s webinar about COVID-19 and mental health? Representatives from Sheena’s Place, Native Child & Family Services of Toronto, the Distress Centres of Greater…

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Giving Tuesday

COVID-19 poses unique challenges for individuals with eating disorders. Decreased support, changes in routine, increased isolation, conversations about food scarcity & hoarding, & feeling a…

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COVID-19 and Eating Disorders

“With the COVID-19 pandemic triggering a resurgence in fatphobic discourse, it’s more important now than ever to fight for fat liberation—at all costs.” http://ow.ly/ym2C50zslbE The…

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