SUMMARY: Free resources and reports formatted for easy downloading and printing. Use for your organization’s mental health awareness, psychological health and safety campaigns or related initiatives.

Mental Health Awareness

Building Stronger Teams - Supporting Effective Team Leaders

A leader's guide and activities for developing resilience for you and your team. 8.5" × 11", 88 pages, 264 KB.


Working Through It Leader's Guide

Help for improving mental health and mental illness awareness in the workplace. 8.5" × 11", 56 pages, 2.5 MB.

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Colouring Pages

Tool for promoting general wellness, mindfulness and calmness. 8.5" × 11", 3 pages, 1.21 KB.


Supporting Employee Success

Strategies for effective response by employers, employees, healthcare professionals and unions for accommodation when there is a duty to accommodate mental illness or disability that focuses on the employee's abilities to meet job expectations. 11" × 8.5", 25 pages, 512 KB.

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Psychological Health and Safety


Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace Guide

This booklet describes key steps, concepts, and the resources available to improve psychological health and safety in the workplace. 11" × 8.5", 12 pages, 507 KB.


How to Use Guarding Minds @ Work

A guide to help you implement Guarding Minds @ Work, from obtaining buy-in and commitment from workplace stakeholders to acting on results. 8.5" × 11", 11 pages, 121 KB.


How to Use On The Agenda

Guide to help you to get started using On the Agenda to facilitate discussions related to improving psychological health and safety in the workplace. 8.5" × 11", 2 pages, 82 KB.


On The Agenda Facilitator's Overview and Guides

General facilitation tips and guidelines for discussions to improve psychological health and safety in the workplace. 8.5" × 11", 228 pages, 4.04 MB.

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Guarding Minds @ Work Organizational Review

Templates to facilitate a review of your organization's existing status in relation to psychological health and safety in the workplace. 8.5" × 11", 44 pages, 291 KB.

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Standard Audit Tool

Gap analysis tool to highlight what might be needed for your organization to work towards the requirements of the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. 11" × 8.5", 16 pages, 517 KB.


Managing Mental Health Matters Leader Guide

For those who manage managers. Questions and activities to guide learning around accommodation, performance, managing emotions, conflict, and return to work. 8.5" × 11", 49 pages, 415 KB.

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Managing Mental Health Matters Facilitator Guide

Suggestions to help facilitate interactive sessions related to the Managing Mental Health Matters online training program. 8.5" × 11", 83 pages, 414KB.

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Productivity Review Form

Fillable form that can be integrated within your existing performance management approaches to help focus on specific tasks that require attention. This resource supports success by providing an opportunity to engage the employee in identifying solutions, setting reasonable expectations, identifying barriers to success and any need for corrective action. 8.5" × 11" , 475 KB.


Psychologically Safe Interactions - Presentation

A PowerPoint slide deck for facilitators to use in a workshop to facilitate a process to help improve and agree upon appropriate and respectful (psychologically safe) team interactions. 36 slides, 988 KB.


Psychologically Safe Interactions - Participant's Workbook

A resource for those participating in a workshop. Notes, questions and brainstorm activities to enhance learning about psychologically safe team interactions. 8.5" x 11". 36 pages, 443.6 KB.


Psychologically Safe Interactions - Facilitator's Workbook

For those leading a workshop, questions and activities to facilitate a process to help improve and agree upon appropriate and respectful (psychologically safe) team interactions. 8.5" x 11", 31 pages, 480 KB.


Reports and Research Findings


Evolution of Workplace Mental Health in Canada: Research Report (2007 – 2017)

Dr. Joti Samra examines what influenced the evolution of workplace mental health policies and strategies in Canada over the past ten years. 8.5"x 11.0", 86 pages, 1.94MB


Evolution of Workplace Mental Health Summary Report

Key research findings about the trend towards psychological health and safety, 8.5" x 11.0", 8 pages, 1904 KB


Weathering the Perfect Legal Storm - Analysis and Commentary

Dr. Martin Shain takes a look at the emerging duty to provide a psychologically safe system of work in the context of the voluntary National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. 8.5" × 11", 24 pages, 277 KB.


Tracking the Perfect Legal Storm

Dr. Martin Shain describes how converging systems have created mounting pressure for psychologically safe workplaces. 8.5" × 11", 27 pages, 3.46 MB.


Elements and Priorities for Working Toward a Psychologically Safer Workplace

A framework to guide a review of your organization's policies and procedures for potential impact on psychological health and safety using a standard management approach. 8.5" × 11", 14 pages, 179 KB.