Mental Health & Safety in Focus Workshop - UPEI Employees

Event Date:
Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 9:00 am

This presentation provides an introduction to workplace mental health and safety. It includes a high-level introduction to mental health awareness and responding to some common issues, as well as accommodation, return to work, and the National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
• Consider mental health and safety as an important part of overall health and safety.
• Better understand mental health and common mental health problems in terms of balance.
• Better understand the mental health accommodations and the National Standard.
Facilitator:  Les Wagner, Canadian Mental Health Association
Tuesday, June 22   9:00 am - Noon
Location:   Zoom or in person at AVC Lecture Theater A 201N
To register for this workshop please contact Sondra Gantner at or Angela Marchbank at  This workshop provided by Healthy Campus Committee via UPEI Employee Wellness Strategy.