The first time you meet Helga

The first time you meet Helga

Posted by on May 25, 2015 in Our blog | 0 comments

andreaFrontline staff starting work at Ranch Ehrlo Society often meet the most intimidating member of the team during their first days on the job.

For the staff at May house, the most fearful member of the team goes by the name of Helga. No, she isn’t some horrible, hard-to-work with staff, she’s the unit’s large and intimidating 15-passenger van.

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Mental health checkup

Mental health checkup

Posted by on May 6, 2015 in Our blog |

Guest blog by Natashia Shoenroth, director of Ehrlo Counselling.

In observance of Mental Health Week (May 5-11) Ehrlo Counselling is encouraging people to talk about issues relating to mental health. The more that we speak up and share with others, the more we can do to break the stigma that surrounds mental illness.

Set the stage; you’re sitting in a waiting room waiting to talk with someone about some very personal and private information. It’s something you know that you need to do but it’s also something that comes with a lot of negative stigma attached to it.

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