Blogs about GTEC's Climate Distress Services and Education

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Anti-Science: Enemies of Knowledge

Review Article by Ross Thrasher The Deadly Rise of Anti-Science: A Scientist’s Warning, by Peter J. Hotez. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2023. On Disinformation, by Lee McIntyre. MIT Press, 2023 ...

Critical Dialogues for Action

GTEC is happy to share the next event in the Critical Dialogues for Action Series (CDFA) entitled Planetary Health: The World is on Fire, what can we do in Healthcare ...
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Preparing your Organization for the 2024 Fire Season

As of March 2024 wildfires are already a hot topic in British Columbia. Persistent drought conditions, low snowpack levels and above normal temperatures are warning signs of an early fire ...
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Thriving People & Flourishing Planet

Thriving People & Flourishing Planet: Leadership in Action! CCPL Pre-conference Course 2024 May 23, 2024 8:30-4:30 Facilitators: Meschino D, Henley A, Green S Planning Team: Meschino D, Henley A, Green ...

Shifting the Paradigm: 2024 Conference of Physician Leadership

Shifting the Paradigm: 2024 Conference on Physician Leadership On May 23 in the form of a pre-conference workshop, GTEC executive director Dr. Arden Henley; psychiatrist, education scholar, artist, and associate ...
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Eco-Anxiety

REPORTING ON CLIMATE ANXIETY Prepared by Ross Thrasher A recent issue of the e-newsletter Bloomberg Greener Living looks at how climate change is impacting mental health, and how to cope ...
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DIY Air Cleaner

We now live in a time where wildfires are a normal and lasting occurrence. In some areas in BC, there are days, weeks, and months in which we do not ...
/ climate change, community, Covid-19
Our Shared Storm book cover , a book of mini fiction stories based on five climate change scenarios

Climate Change Scenarios

Prepared by Ross Thrasher In Our Shared Storm: A Novel of Five Climate Futures (Fordham University Press, 2022) Andrew Dana Hudson has written an intriguing quintet of stories based on ...
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To What Extent Is My Community Susceptible to the Impacts of Climate Change?

Developed by the Mental Health and Climate Change Alliance, the BC Climate Vulnerability Map enables the user to assess the susceptibility or vulnerability of their BC community to the impacts ...
Community Climate Response Dialogue with Arden Henley

Community Climate Response Dialogue

With GTEC Executive Director Arden Henley March 12, 12 – 2:30 pm Appreciation The Green Technology Education Centre (GTEC) would like to extend its appreciation for the work that the ...