Psychological health and safety in the workplace is an issue of growing concern for employers across the country. A number of initiatives and events focus attention on mental health issues and explore strategies to improve psychological health and safety as well as the productivity of those experiencing mental health issues at work. Some of these are listed below.
Employees who are engaged get a sense of passion, joy, and reward from coming to work. Does your staff come to work every day because they have to? Create a better workplace and turn your “must come to work” employees into “want to come to work” employees.
Monday, September 30, 2019
Whistler, British Columbia
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is an annual national public education campaign designed to help open the eyes of Canadians to the reality of mental illness. The week was established in 1992 by the Canadian Psychiatric Association, and is now coordinated by the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) in cooperation with all its member organizations and many other supporters across Canada.
Sunday, October 6, 2019
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
CAST Canada Presents: Grounding Trauma featuring a workshop on Self-Compassion with Dr. Kristin NeffThis workshop will provide simple tools for responding in a compassionate way whenever we are experiencing painful emotions. Through discussion, meditation, and experiential exercises, participants gain practical skills of mindfulness and self-compassion.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Working Stronger • Work/Life Balance: Fact or Fiction? is two days of networking, information exchange and dialogue that will advance our efforts to support healthier workplaces across the province. It brings together the most creative and inspiring mental health thinkers and leaders in the field.
Monday, October 28, 2019