• Edmonton Journal

    Dismantling AHS: Mental health and addiction funding and staff shortages mean more reactive care – March 13, 2024

    Divvying up Alberta Health Services (AHS) into four “pillars” is expected to create separate agencies: primary care, acute care, continuing care, and mental health and addiction. This Edmonton Journal series has looked at each of the four areas to highlight what ails health care around the province — and where the solutions may lie.

    Author: Cindy Tran, Edmonton Journal
    Featured: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • City of Edmonton

    City of Edmonton Community and Public Services Committee Meeting – February 26, 2024

    City council meetings allow organizations and individuals to share their ideas and perspectives on issues. A variety of local mental health organizations attended this meeting to disucss gaps in the sector.

    Speaker: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • CTV Morning Live Edmonton

    Anxiety disorder symptoms – August 29, 2023

    Anxiety is a common problem that can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, or background. This segment discusses the prevalence of anxiety, how it might impact your life, and strategies to help you feel better.

    Host: Kimberly Wynn, CTV News Edmonton
    Presenter: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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    Self-diagnosing based on TikTok – July 5, 2023

    A growing number of tweens, teens, and young adults are diagnosing themselves with mental illnesses because of what they’ve seen on TikTok.

    This segment highlights what to be aware of when accessing mental health information online and what parents can do to support their teens’ mental health.

    Host: Adrienne South, CTV News Edmonton
    Guest: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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    Mental health support – June 14, 2023

    Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act.

    In this segment, we discuss the mental health of Albertans, what we have witnessed at Cornerstone, the causes of mental health challenges, and how people can get help.

    Host: Adrienne South, CTV News Edmonton
    Guest: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • Fort Saskatchewan News

    Local psychologist part of petition for provincially-funded supports – February 12, 2021

    This article discusses EPIC’s advocacy work, which is led by four psychological agencies (Kells Counselling, Insight Psychological, Dreamcatcher Nature Assisted Therapy, and Cornerstone Counselling).

    Author: Jasmine Graf, Fort Saskatchewan News
    Featured: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • Sherwood Park News

    Ardrossan therapy ranch rallies for provincially-funded mental health supports – February 12, 2021

    Featured in this article is EPIC, which is led by four psychological agencies (Kells Counselling, Insight Psychological, Dreamcatcher Nature Assisted Therapy, and Cornerstone Counselling).

    Author: Lindsay Morey, Sherwood Park News
    Referenced: Cornerstone Counselling

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  • Global News Edmonton

    Petition calls for government to fund psychologist visits for all Albertans – February 10, 2021

    This article discusses Cornerstone’s work in advocating for greater access to mental health services.

    Author: Emily Mertz, Global News Edmonton
    Quoted: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • The Huffington Post Alberta

    Edmonton Bridge Is Sad Reminder Of Gaps In Alberta Mental Health Support – November 5, 2015

    In this article, we discuss the impact of the gaps in mental health care for Albertans, including what we have witnessed at Cornerstone and how difficult it is to find affordable services.

    Author: Sarah Rieger, The Huffington Post Alberta
    Quoted: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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  • CTV Edmonton
    Local support for World Mental Health Day – October 10, 2015

    This article covers how Cornerstone Counselling marked World Mental Health Day with an event in order to raise awareness and reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness.

    Author: Debra Clark, CTV Edmonton
    Quoted: Sheila Stauffer, Executive Director at Cornerstone Counselling

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