Workplace Wellness Program Ideas
Many organizations provide free and credible resources to help you plan workplace wellness activities. We have highlighted some of them here to help you develop and deliver a cost-effective program for your employees.
Themes and Ideas
Just before Mental Health Awareness Week, we reached out to you for input so we can address some of the most common mental health challenges in the workplace. Thank you to those who responded! You provided some great themes for us to work with in future communications. In the meantime, this week may be a good time to re-familiarize yourself with the tools and resources already available related to managing stress and preventing burnout. This article and a new webinar have some helpful strategies. Take care of your mental health.
Today, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life announced they are coming together under one brand, the new Canada Life.
What this means for the Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace and the Workplace Strategies for Mental Health website
The financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians has always been a key driver for the family of companies, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life. This hasn’t changed.
We, the Centre for Mental Health, will continue to be a catalyst and innovator in workplace mental health, to develop new resources and to make them available for free to anyone.
Thank you for your ongoing collaboration and use of the tools and resources that help support psychologically healthy and safe workplaces. If you want to know more about what the new Canada Life brand is all about, visit greatwestlife.com\welcome.
The Psychologically Safe Leader Assessment website has been moved to a new home with the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).
To complete a new assessment, please create a new account at www.psychologicallysafeleader.com.
Presented by McMaster University, the 2-day program, led by peer educators, builds knowledge, skills and resources to promote early intervention and support for mental health at work, and psychological health and safety in the workplace. For more information, please view this poster.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Presented by The Mental Health Commission of Canada - Substance Use and Mental Health on Campus Engagement EventThis breakfast event will be an opportunity to bring together diverse perspectives to contribute to a thoughtful dialogue about the intersection of mental health on campus and substance use and addiction (best practices, challenges, priorities, etc.) to inform the PSS Standard.
Friday, May 24, 2019