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Mental Health: Creating Your Healthy Workplace

Mental Health: Creating Your Healthy Workplace NEW!

Format: Workshop
Language: English

Date: October 3, 2017
Time: 8:30 am 4 pm
Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott
39 King St
Saint John, NB

Workshop materials, light refreshments and lunch are included in the registration fee.
No refunds will be given for any cancellations. However, registration may be transferred to another party.

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Mental health is recognized as an integral part of a healthy workplace. Supportive workplaces promote the total health and well-being of their employees and offer protection from psychological harm. This one-day workshop will equip your champion/ leader with the framework, tools and resources they need to create and implement a comprehensive healthy workplace program.

This workshop will help you:

  • establish an action plan for a mentally healthy workplace and develop a program with sound procedures
  • address all types of hazards including physical and psychosocial so you can build a comprehensive program for effective results.


Workshop agenda
Time Subject
8:30 - Registration Refreshments
9:00 9:15 am Welcome and introductions
9:15-10:30 am What is a healthy workplace?
Moving beyond traditional health and safety hazards to include mental health
10:30-10:45 am Health break
10:45-12:00 pm Applying the psychological workplace factors
12:00 Noon to 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00-1:15 pm Recap: How healthy workplaces "work"
1:15-2:15 pm Healthy workplaces "in action"
- Group work and discussions
2:15-2:30 pm Health break
2:30-3:15 pm Planning for action - National Standard and other tools
3:15-3:45 pm Emotional well-being and the workplace
-Group work and discussion
3:45-4:00 pm Questions, wrap up and evaluation

Workshop materials, light refreshments and lunch are included in the registration fee.

Feedback from past participants:

"Instructors provided great direction paired with opportunity to plan and discuss in small groups."

"I am eagerly looking forward to sharing this information with my employer."

"Good job! This serves as a starting point for our organization. We have a long way to go compared to most but this points us in the right direction."

"A well-developed workshop. Some very good practical ideas to help improve our workplace. A lot of info in one day."

Date Modified: 2017-10-11 11:09:46