ASIST is a two-day workshop that teaches participants life-saving interventions for people at risk of suicide.Continue readingApplied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Mental health in the workplace affects us all, whether we are employers or employees. Workplaces can play an essential role in maintain positive mental health. Workplaces can provide the opportunity for their employees to feel productive and be a strong contributor to employee wellbeing.
When mental health issues are not addressed and treated appropriately, there can be considerable personal and financial costs to individuals and organizations. Fortunately, with prevention, early treatment, and support, many of these costs can be significantly reduced or eliminated entirely.
We offer employers and employees information, tools, and support to understand the complex nature of creating and maintaining a psychologically safe workplace. We can offer both standardized and customized training tailored to meet the needs and goals of your workplace. Please contact us at [email protected] to schedule training or to discuss what workshop may be best for your workplace. Contact us for a free quote or proposal for in-depth training plans
Designed to fit into your staff meeting or lunch break, these are 1-hour workshops to help your employees gain a basic understanding of Mental Health.Continue readingLunch and Learns
Created by the Mental Health Commission of Canada and facilitating by CMHA-Vernon’s Community Educator, MHFA focuses on common mental health disorders including substance-, mood-and trauma-related, psychotic disorders and anxiety.Continue readingMental Health First Aid
This workshop has been designed specifically for managers and supervisors to build on their knowledge and sills to support an employee when they are struggling with what may be a mental health challenge, or with a situation that is affecting their mental health. You don’t need to become a mental health expert to support your […]Continue readingResponding With Respect for Managers
safeTALK is a half-day workshop that prepares participants to identify people with thoughts of suicide and connect them with lifesaving resources.Continue readingsafeTALK