Tag Archives: mental illness

Mental Health at Work

Today in Canada one in five people are living with a mental health problem or illness.  The accommodation and food services, government services, and information and culture industries have the highest prevalence of mental illness.  Specifically, the accommodation and food services industry is one of the top three highest for generalized anxiety disorder and has […]

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Mental Health in the Workplace is a Real Concern…..Are You Prepared?

Are you looking for resources about mental health, psychological health and safety in the workplace, or techniques to handle a difficult situation?  The SHSA has brought together industry professionals, like-minded organizations, and specialized groups to form the Mental Health Best Practice Group. Meeting approximately 3 times per year, this group discusses practices and policies and offers […]

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2018 Workshop – Managers Leading Mentally Healthy Workplaces

The Service and Hospitality Safety Association is pleased to partner with the Conference Board of Canada to present the 2018 workshop series Managers Leading Mentally Healthy Workplaces. Is your organization ready to address mental health in the workplace? Poor mental health and mental illness are driving increasing costs associated with employer-sponsored drug plans, intermittent absences, […]

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