The MHCC holds regular webinars in many different areas of mental health. Visit the past webinars to download the webinar materials and view the webinar presentation video.

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Want to create a workplace mental health strategy but don’t know where to start? Wondering how to make the case with your senior management on what difference it will make? Then this webinar is for you!

Developing a plan to improve employee mental well-being signals how much an employer values its people, helps reduce stigma, and creates a culture of support - all of which have proven benefits for employees and the organization. It can be as straightforward as planning for…

Stress, the Brain & Mental Health Hygiene

Description: This webinar presentation, which will be delivered in English, will enable participants to understand the different types of stress, our brain’s response to stress, as well as how to adopt positive mental health hygiene practices. 

At the end of the presentation, participants will be better positioned to understand the steps they can take and habits that can be adopted in order to maintain strong…

Learn about the Opening Minds Provider Attitudes Toward Opioid Use Scale (OM-PATOS), geared to those in the helping professions that may respond to or care for people living with opioid use or at risk of overdose or poisoning: paramedics, fire or police services workers, health-care and social-care providers, pharmacists, counsellors, etc. Discover how to use the scale to evaluate and assess the impact of stigma reduction initiatives and hear about the MHCC’s work to assess opioid stigma…

With Kids Help Phone’s suicide-related contacts more than doubling in the last five years, suicide prevention and life promotion have become increasingly important to its work. 

This webinar discussed how Kids Help Phone uses e-mental health services to break down access barriers and data to inform its suicide prevention work. 

Also included is a case study on how a non-Indigenous organization like Kids Help Phone works with Indigenous communities on life promotion to build…

Learn more about the Mental Health Commission of Canada's multi-year project to better comprehend and address mental health- and substance use-related structural stigma in health care. Viewers will increase their understanding of structural stigma, learn about its sources and consequences, and gain insights into how it can be addressed.

Guest Speakers:

  • Heather Stuart, PhD, FRSC, C.M., Queen's University 
  • Jamie Livingston, PhD, Associate Professor,…

Description: The UK and Australia introduced nationwide programs to increase access to psychotherapies. So, what can Canada learn?

Guest Speaker:

Dr. Mary Bartram, PhD,
independent researcher and former Director of the Mental Health Strategy, MHCC