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Mayday, Mayday, A Symposium on Workplace Mental Health & Stress Prevention

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6900 Airport Road

Building 1, Room 224A

Mississauga, ON L4V 1E8

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Mayday, Mayday

A Symposium on Workplace Mental Health (WMH), Stress and Injury Prevention

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

8:00am – 3:00pm

Rm 224A, Building 1, The International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, ON

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8:00 Registration and light breakfast

8:30 Opening remarks, the Honourable Kevin Flynn, Minister of Labour

8:45 Psychosocial Risk or Organizational Development – An Integrated Approach to Benefit All, Dr. Hanne Berthelsen, Centre for Work Life and Evaluation Studies, Malmö University, Sweden

9:30 Recognizing Impact and Opportunity - Psychosocial Ergonomics, Melissa Statham, OHCOW

10:15 Networking Break

10:45 Lessons and Direction from the EKOS Canadian MIT/COPSOQ dataset, John Oudyk, OHCOW & Peter Smith, IWH

11:30 Sustaining the Program -- a National Employer’s Experience & Direction, Susan Freeman, CCOHS

12:00 Networking Lunch

12:45 Make it the Standard - Manitoba’s new Psychological Health & Safety in the Workplace Strategy, Jamie Hall, SAFE Work Manitoba

1:30 Ontario Prevention Initiatives:

  • StressAssess Survey Tool, John Oudyk, OHCOW
  • JHSC WMH Capacity Building, Andrew Harkness, WSPS
  • PTSD Plans into Action, Kim Slade, PSHSA
  • WSN Feed your Brain series, Angele Poitras, WSN
  • Training for Prevention of Mental Injury at Work, Tom Parkin, WHSC

2:30 Collaborative Action Planning -- Moving forward, Carol Sackville-Duyvelshoff, MOL

2:40 What more can we do - Wrap-up and Discussion, Workplace Mental Health Working Group

2:50 Closing comments, Ron Kelusky, Chief Prevention Officer

3:00 Farewell

Thanks to WSPS, participants are welcome to visit Partners in Prevention Conference Trade Show (9am to 4pm) on the main floor at break, lunch or after the Symposium.

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