Whether your goal is to instill a vibrant and healthy workplace culture, implement comprehensive mental health programming, or build a robust return-to-work strategy, managing the mental health of employees and leaders alike has never required more breadth of knowledge.


Join The Canadian Institute in June 2019 for our 4th Annual Workplace Mental Health & Wellness Forum – a unique event that is designed to impart the latest best practices for human resources professionals, in-house counsel, union representatives, and clinicians looking to improve mental health outcomes for Western Canada’s workforce. Don’t miss this opportunity to get practical advice from Western Canada’s leading employment law, human resources, and wellness experts!  


Keynote Speakers:


Clint Malarchuk
Former NHL Goalie and Author

Joanie Malarchuk
Skating Coach

Featured Faculty Members:


Kerilee Snatenchuk
Director, People and Culture
ATB Financial

Tyson Joyce
Director, Disability Management, Wellness, and Mental Health
City of Edmonton

Stacey Petersen
Executive Director
Fresh Start Recovery Centre

Laura Mensch
Miller Thomson LLP

Rhonda Ozcan
Organizational Health Consultant
Great-West Life

JianLi Wang, PhD
Senior Scientist and Director, Work & Mental Health Research Unit
The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research

Participating organizations include:

  • ATB Financial
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society
  • City of Edmonton
  • Department of National Defense
  • Fresh Start Recovery Centre
  • Great-West Life
  • Intact Financial
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Tabor Home Society
  • The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research
  • University of Calgary

More New Sessions and Formats:

  • Clinician Panel: The Stress of Mitigating Workplace Stress: The Newest Best Practices and Research Findings 
  • Program Benchmarking: How My Peers Are Upgrading Mental Health Programming
  • Absenteeism & Return-to-Work Think Tank
  • Join Breakout Roundtables for Smaller-Group Discussion!