Talent Canada
Talent Canada


Virtual Event
Future of Work: Mental health supports in the digital era
January 22, 2021 at 2:00pm EST

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, worries around mental health are increasing. Isolation, depression and burnout are all in focus as Canadians are forced to stay home or maintain appropriate social distance.

In this virtual event, our expert panellists will discuss how these issues are affecting the workplace as the calendar turns to 2021. Digital solutions will be explored, alongside cutting-edge strategies around mental health and disability management.

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Schedule

2:00pm - 2:10pm
Opening Remarks

Speaker: Marcel Vander Wier, editor of Talent Canada magazine


2:10pm-3:00pm
Removing barriers in a changing mental health landscape

Speakers:
Nigel Branker, president, health and productivity solutions, Morneau Shepell
Paula Allen, global leader and vice president, research and total wellbeing, Morneau Shepell
Mark Henick, principal and chief executive officer, Strategic Mental Health Solutions

A panel of experts will review the year that was, through the lens of Morneau Shepell’s Mental Health Index. Discussion will include the status of workplace mental health, the importance of removing barriers and what employers can expect in this area through 2021.

3:00pm-3:10pm
Break

3:10pm-4:00pm
Practical mental health solutions for the workplace

Speakers:
Nigel Branker, president, health and productivity solutions, Morneau Shepell
Kristen Coady, vice president, client experience, health and productivity, Morneau Shepell
Chris Taylor, chief human resources officer, Best Buy Canada

Our expert panel will discuss mental health solutions, including strategies for workplace mental health and disability management. Cognitive behavioural therapy will also be explored – how it works, how it can be offered digitally and its effectiveness as a return-to-work tool.

4:00pm
Closing Remarks

Speaker: Marcel Vander Wier, editor of Talent Canada magazine




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Frequently Asked Questions About Future of Work: Mental health supports in the digital era


When & Where?

Future of Work: Mental health supports in the digital era will take place virtually via GoToWebinar on January 22, 2021 at 2:00pm EST.

There will be a 15 minute break between live sessions.

Why Virtual?

The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.

What’s Included?

Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.

How do I access?

We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of January 22, 2021.

If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.