Many of the services listed on MindMap focus on counselling or ‘talk therapy’ approaches. While some will see improvement in mental wellbeing after accessing professional counselling services, there is a range of other practices and supports that will appeal to others.
We draw on teachings from peoples indigenous to Turtle Island to offer suggestions for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to consider how (re-)connecting with community and/or culture may be its own form of medicine.
Sex Now is Canada’s largest health survey for Two-Spirit, gay, bi, trans, queer and non-binary (2SGBTQ) people. Developed by Community-Based Research Centre, with recruitment from coast to coast in both official languages, Sex Now collects and then shares valuable data that can be used by people and organizations across the country to advocate for better programs and resources to improve health outcomes for 2SGBTQ and non-binary people.