THE WORKING MIND

Mental Health Training for Staff

Led by Mental Health Commission of Canada Staff

On February 27th BOMA Nova Scotia will be hosting a half-day ‘The Working Mind’ workshop exclusively for our members, with facilitators from the Mental Health Commission of Canada.

The Working Mind (TWM) is an education-based program (self-focused) designed to address and promote mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness in the workplace. Participants learn how to recognize changes in behaviour that could indicate mental health issue – either in themselves, or others. Participants also learn coping strategies to build resiliency by using CBT-based techniques.

We are offering their four-hour workshop, which includes the following:

  • A focus on dispelling the myths of mental health problems and mental illnesses, aiming to reduce associated stigma
  • An overview of the Mental Health Continuum Model
  • Self-assessment of one’s own mental health along the continuum
  • Strategies one can apply at each point along the continuum

Numbers for this workshop are strictly limited. Please register early to guarantee a place.

Date:  February 27, 2019
Location: Choice Properties Boardroom, 1801 Hollis St., Suite 1410, Halifax
Times:  Registration 8:15 am, Workshop 8:30 am – 12:30 pm (Refreshments will be served mid-morning)
Cost: BOMA Members* $149 plus HST

*This event is only open to employees of BOMA member companies.

Please note, registrations for this workshop must be received by February 21, 2019. To register use the online form below and either pay online via credit card or request an invoice. You can also download a registration form.

 

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