Mental Health Works celebrates Black History Month

Mental Health Works joins Canadians across the country to honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present, for Black History Month in February. The 2020 theme for Black History Month is: “Canadians of African Descent: Going forward, guided by...

Taking action for Bell Let’s Talk Day

Today is Bell Let’s Talk Day, and we’re joining in to help create positive change. One in five Canadians will experience a mental health issue or mental illness in any given year. But we all have mental health that we...

Starbucks adds Headspace subscription to employee benefits

In a move aimed to eliminate “the stigma around mental health in the workplace,” Starbucks Canada announced recently it’s now providing all employees with a free subscription to the meditation app Headspace. Starbucks calls this new benefit a “holistic approach”...

LinkedIn identifies mental health in the workplace among its 2020 ‘big ideas’

LinkedIn’s editorial team predicts mental health will be talked about more openly in the workplace in 2020 as part of its annual ‘big ideas’ list released last week. The editorial team scoured LinkedIn feeds and reached out to its frequent...

Mental Health Works seeks abstracts for presentations at 2020 conference

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Ontario Division and Mental Health Works are calling on workplace mental health experts to submit abstracts for presentations at their 2020 workplace conference, IMPACT: A vision of change for mental health in the workplace, set...

IMPACT: A vision of change for mental health in the workplace, June 1-2, 2020

Are you a leader, supervisor or front-line worker trying to support employee mental health? Looking for practical skills to bring into your workplace to address mental health? Want to hear from experts about the IMPACT people and organizations are having...

Raising mental health awareness for farmers

Mental health in the agriculture industry has recently become a topic of growing concern. Farmers face a unique set of challenges, such as weather conditions, crop infestation, animal disease, market volatility, and more. Often these issues are out of farmers’...

CMHA Certified Psychological Health and Safety Advisor Training

Provider: Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario Duration: 2 Full Days (8:30 am – 4:00 pm each day) Cost: $1500.00 (includes course materials and meals for both days) Toronto Dates: 10-11 March, 2020; and 15-16 April 2020 Please click here to download the...

ROADMAPS to RESILIENCY 2019 Workplace Conference

INVESTING IN MENTAL WELLNESS FOR ONTARIO’S WORKPLACES May 13-14, 2019 Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre Roadmaps to Resiliency: Investing in Mental Wellness for Ontario’s workplaces, is CMHA Ontario’s workplace mental health conference.  We invite you to participate in...

Mental Health in the Workplace: An Accommodation Guide for Managers and Staff

Mental Health in the Workplace: An Accommodation Guide for Managers and Staff was produced by Mental Health Works to help employers and managers understand how to assist a colleague with a mental health concern and appropriately accommodate them in the...
Translate »