Managing Mental Health in the Workplace – Rights and Responsibilities
Oct 02, 2018 (9 AM - 4 PM)
Price: $ 249.00 (*early rate) $ 279.00 (regular rate)
Edmonton, Alberta – Holiday Inn Conference Centre
Trainer: Danielle Forth
About the trainer
Dealing with issues related to mental health in the workplace can be challenging and difficult to navigate. It is essential that organizations have the capabilities to manage mental health because early identification and support typically leads to continued productivity and retention of employees. This workshop provides a roadmap to help managers participate in conversations with employees who may require support when experiencing difficulties related to mental health. Participants will learn strategies for creating a more inclusive work environment that reduces stigma surrounding mental illness.
About This Workshop
Some of the Topics Reviewed
- Why Mental Health Matters
- A Review of Common Mental Illnesses
- Myths About Mental Illness
- Best Practices in Workplace Mental Health
- Tips for Creating Psychologically Safe Workplaces
- Signs and Symptoms of Mental Health Concerns
- How to Approach Someone About a Mental Health Concern
- Employer Rights and Responsibilities
- Employee Rights and Responsibilities
- What is Reasonable Accommodation?
- Return-to-Work Considerations
This is an intermediate level workshop for human resources personnel, leaders, managers and supervisors, and anyone who may need to appropriately respond to staff with mental health concerns.
Method of Delivery
Presentation, video, personal reflection, and small group discussions.
This program has been approved for 6 CPHR Continued Professional Development Hours through the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Alberta.
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Children and unregistered guests are not permitted in the meeting rooms.
The Early Registration rate is available for those participants who submit both their registration form and payment 3 weeks before the workshop.
Participants will receive a spiral bound training manual and a certificate of completion.
The workshops start at 9:00 AM and conclude around 4:00 PM. Please arrive between 8:30 and 9:00 AM on the first day to check in and receive a training manual. Regular breaks are scheduled throughout the day. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon to 1:00 PM, unless otherwise stated above. Our half day workshops start at 9:00 am and conclude at 12:00pm
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Continuing Education Credit
Workshop participants receive a certificate indicating credits awarded based on the length and completion of the workshop. A two day workshop earns 12 Continuing Education hours, a one day workshop earns 6 hours and a half day workshop earns 3 hours. While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for Continuing Education Credit, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body you are requesting the credits for.