Workshop Details
Workshop ID 771
Title The Working Mind for Employees - April 26th (Certified, 4 workshops available, delivered via Teams)
Year 2020/2021
Subject Area Employee Wellness
Audience Group Administrators (Elementary);Counsellors;Secondary Teachers;Education Consultants;Trustees;Department Heads;Administrators;Teachers Teaching on Call (TTOC);Community School Team members;Elementary Teachers;Indigenous Support Workers;Critical Incident Response Team;PASA Staff;School Staff;Career Educators;Elementary Support Workers;French Immersion Support Workers;French Immersion Teachers;Administrators (Secondary);Secondary Support Workers;Teacher Librarians;Teachers;CUPE 15;Indigenous Teachers;MyBlueprint Lead;Authorized District Website Authors/Editors;Student Support Workers;Permanent Elementary School OAAs;Resource Teachers;School Office Clerical Support;ELL Teachers;Elementary Resource Teachers;Secondary ELL Teachers
Open to external participants? No
Description
The  Mental Health Commission of Canada's certified Working Mind workshop for employees offers practical knowledge to increase participants’ overall comfort level with mental illness. On completing the course, employees will be able to:

  • understand mental health and mental illness
  • recognize its signs and indicators, in themselves and others
  • reduce stigma and negative attitudes toward people with mental health problems
  • support colleagues with mental health problems
  • maintain their own mental health and improve their resilience.
Employees only need to attend workshop. 

The Working Mind will be delivered via Teams.  Access details will be sent to registered participants on April 23rd.

Please note the session normally runs for 3 hours, however the facilitators will stay online for 10-15 minutes at the end of the session to answer any additional questions participants may have.  

Sessions full? Email wellness@vsb.bc.ca to be added to the waitlist.  Please specify your preferred course start time(s).  Employee Wellness will notify you should a space open up for you.
Contact Information Wellness@vsb.bc.ca
Registration Deadline
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Registrant may select one session
Workshop Number:TWM EE 3a    Hide Detail
The Working Mind for Employees
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am


Fee Required: No
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 20/0
EOC Provided: No






Workshop Number:TWM EE 3b    Hide Detail
The Working Mind for Employees
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Fee Required: No
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 20/0
EOC Provided: No






Workshop Number:TWM EE 3c    Hide Detail
The Working Mind for Employees
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Fee Required: No
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 20/0
EOC Provided: No






Workshop Number:TWM EE 3d    Hide Detail
The Working Mind for Employees
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Fee Required: No
Max Enroll/Seats Left: 20/0
EOC Provided: No






Location: Teams TBA