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Keeping Student Mental Health at the Heart of Post-Secondary Education

The Mental Health Commission of Canada has championed the development of a new National Standard (the Student Standard) in collaboration with CSA Group, a global ...
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Advancing Psychological Health and Safety for Health-Care Workers

Learn on the importance of addressing the two psychosocial factors specifically linked to workers’ chronic stress in health-care settings: protection from moral distress and support ...
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Measuring Stigma Related to Opioid Use

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 ...
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How to build a recovery-oriented care partnership with patients living with mental health and addiction issues

Some family physicians describe mental health and addiction as an area in which they would like further development. The Best Advice Guide provides practical tips ...
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Join the movement – Advancing psychological health and safety in healthcare settings

Healthcare workers dedicate their lives to providing quality healthcare to others. However, the unique rewards of delivering healthcare also present unique challenges. Creating psychologically healthy ...
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First Nations, Métis and Rural HEADSTRONG Summit

The inaugural First Nations, Métis and Rural HEADSTRONG Summit, held at Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta on October 4, 2016. Kainai High School in ...
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Cheryl Fraser

New Glasgow, Nova Scotia Cheryl Fraser brings over 35 years of experience in the public and private sectors. Currently Chief Talent Officer and Vice President, ...
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Mike Dalton on Mental Health and Wellness in the Canadian Armed Forces

Calgary, Alberta Mike Dalton is an experienced financial executive, corporate director and retired officer in the Canadian Armed Forces. Currently the Chief Financial Officer of ...
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Charles Bruce

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador Charles Bruce is a senior executive with broad-based experience in finance, operations, and corporate governance.  Currently the inaugural CEO of ...
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