A Troubled Teen's Turning Point

A Troubled Teen’s Turning Point

Enviros has been greatly privileged by the amazing people who’ve come through the doors… staff, students and families alike. As part of our 40th Anniversary celebration, we look to honor those who’ve been a part of the agency and the stories of their time here. Here is a former client’s...
Episode 13: Dr. Keith Russell on research and evaluation, advice to students and paddle-boarding in the rain

Episode 13: Dr. Keith Russell on research and evaluation, advice to students and paddle-boarding in the rain

We recently caught up with Dr. Keith Russell at the American Psychological Association’s annual conference in Denver, CO. He was joining Dr. Lee Gillis, Dr. Dennis Kivligan and Enviros’ Jeff Couillard for a presentation on the ongoing research and evaluation projects at our Base Camp and Shunda Creek programs. Dr. Russell...
Summer of 1982, A Turning Point

Summer of 1982, A Turning Point

Enviros has been greatly privileged by the amazing people who’ve come through the doors…staff, students and families alike. As part of our 40th Anniversary celebration, we look to honor those who’ve been a part of the agency and the stories of their time here. Here is a former staff member’s story. Summer...
Join us as we mark 40 years of serving Alberta’s most vulnerable citizens.

Join us as we mark 40 years of serving Alberta’s most vulnerable citizens.

Mark your calendar & pencil us in to celebrate at our 40th Anniversary Gala. Featuring Keynote Speaker, Clara Hughes (Six-Time Olympic Medalist & Mental Health Advocate) Tickets: $150.00  plus service charges VIP Tickets $200.00 plus service charges VIP Ticket includes: Private Meet & Greet with Clara Hughes (after her Keynote Speech). Autographed...
Tune in to hear Turning Point.

Tune in to hear Turning Point.

A podcast dedicated to telling the stories about the work Enviros does every day, as well as the broader field of mental health and addictions treatment. We have a number of episodes up right now that you will want to check out.   We’ll be launching new episodes every two weeks,...
Every story has a turning point.

Every story has a turning point.

Enviros provides intentionally designed, therapeutic programs that help children, youth, adults & families with mental health, addiction & other challenges, to develop skills & foster resilience that ultimately creates healthy communities.
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Winter sport?  Summer sport?  Clara Hughes is an athlete for all seasons. 

About Clara Hughes, our 40th Anniversary Gala Keynote Speaker Enviros is thrilled to have Clara Hughes as our Keynote Speaker for our 40th Anniversary Gala. Clara’s one of the biggest stories to emerge in Canadian sports, and she’s not finished  yet.  A six-time Olympic medalist in cycling and speed skating; she’s the only athlete in history to... Continue Reading »
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Episode 12: Chris Sullivan on social work education, working with “liar” kids & more.

Awhile ago we caught up with Chris Sullivan, the supervisor of our Youth Transitions to Adulthood (YTA) program. Chris has been at Enviros for 12 years, and has a wide range of experience in several of our programs. It was a great conversation with some great take-away’s for professionals new and old alike. Unfortunately I... Continue Reading »
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Enviros presents at American Psychological Association Conference

Recently, Enviros had the opportunity to present at the American Psychological Association’s annual conference in Denver, Colorado. Jeff Couillard, our Base Camp program manager, presented on the implementation and effectiveness of routine outcome monitoring using the Youth Outcome Questionnaire. Also, Dr. Lee Gillis and Dr. Keith Russell shared some interesting research from our Shunda Creek program... Continue Reading »