About the Working Stronger Conference

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Alberta Division  will host our  virtual workplace mental health conference on March 8 & 9, 2022. Working Stronger: Building Strategies – Improving Mental Health is designed to help Alberta’s employers create and maintain mentally healthy workplaces. The Working Stronger Conference makes mental health matter by presenting tools, strategies, resources and supports.
The Working Stronger Conference is a two-day province-wide virtual opportunity that brings together employers, first responders and emergency workers, leaders, employees, union leaders, frontline service workers, consultants, occupational health and safety personnel, human resource professionals and health professionals to learn about best practices in workplace mental health. Through informative speakers, engaging panel discussions and opportunities to connect, the Working Stronger Conference empowers delegates to become mental health champions within their workplaces.

Mobilize your workplace mental health strategy

Mental health doesn’t have to be complicated. Presenters provide mental health strategies that can be implemented at any level of your organization. Building mental health into your organization’s overall strategy will be less daunting after the Working Stronger Conference.

Lead with your employees' mental health in mind

The Working Stronger Conference offers proactive tools, resources and mindsets to maintain and improve employee mental health. Leaders are provided program ideas, activities, tools and practices that promote overall well-being and encourage healthier, more engaged organizations.

Use Lived Experience to improve outcomes

Stories of lived experience illustrate the impacts of mental illness or addiction on the working lives of employees and provides an intimate look into workplace struggles, supports and needs. Individuals share their personal stories and offer solutions to the challenges of supporting workplace mental health.

The Conference's Virtual Format

We are dedicated to bringing the Working Stronger Conference in the most accessible, economical and barrier-free way to employers and employees across the province. As such, we are planning a second successful year of the Working Stronger Conference as an interactive virtual event.
The Working Stronger Conference’s virtual format fosters strong connections, integrates rewarding workplace strategies and allows more organizations to participate in this industry-leading event. The virtual format reaches workplaces in every corner of our diverse province. The Working Stronger Conference invites creative and inspiring mental health thinkers and leaders to network, exchange ideas and have conversations that advance healthier workplaces across the province.

About the Canadian Mental Health Association, Alberta Division

Since 2017, the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Alberta Division has hosted Working Stronger, Alberta’s Workplace Mental Health Conference. The conference is dedicated to supporting mentally healthier workplaces across the province. Each year, the Working Stronger Conference brings together the most creative and inspiring mental health thinkers and leaders in the field to share their experiences and expertise. With informative speakers, engaging panel discussions and comprehensive workshops, we empower delegates to become mental health champions in their workplace.

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