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From Patients to Partners: The Recovery Model

When somethingĀ is not working well or indeed at all, the primary goal is to find a way to repair it. The same thinking applies when that somethingĀ is a someone, but often there is no fix or repair for a human being that works completely.

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What All Mothers Really Want for Mother’s Day

A Hopeful Future for our Children

There are rural residential long-term treatment centres all around the world with proven results for young adults with serious mental illness. Why doesn’t Canada have one yet?

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Navigating the Loss of a Child – David & Deborah Cooper on State of Mind Podcast

“Sharing our story is so much more than just telling people what has happened in our lives and where we’ve come from…because we hope it’s not just in memory of our son, but also for so many families who are dealing with mental health issues and mental illness. It’s quite the battle, quite the struggle, quite the journey. So every time we share our story we hope that others will learn and be able to benefit from what we have to say.” – Eli’s Place co-founder Deborah Cooper on Starts With Me podcast

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Bipolar Disorder is Complex, but Treatable

In honour of World Bipolar Day, we’ve invited Dr. Anthony Levitt, who sits on the Eli’s Place Professional Advisory Committee, to write a guest blog for us about the complex illness called Bipolar Disorder (BD).

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Why We’re Launching Canada’s First Rural Residential Treatment Centre for Emerging Adults

Eli’s Place founders Deborah and David Cooper were invited recently to sit down with Michael Stroh for a conversation on State of Mind Podcast. Today, World Bipolar Day, we’re sharing the highlights of this podcast with you, followed by the full interview, as a reminder of why we do the work we do, working to launch Canada’s first rural residential recovery based centre for young adults (19-35) with serious mental illness.

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