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As Alberta’s workplace mental health conference, the Canadian Mental Health Association, Alberta Division’s Working Stronger conference is two days of immersive workshops, empowering keynotes and inspiring stories designed to create and maintain mentally healthy workplaces.
Together, we can create a healthier and more inclusive future for all workers.

Vivek Shraya | Keynote >

Vivek Shraya is a multidisciplinary artist who tackles topics such as community, diversity, identity, leadership, failure, and pop culture in her talks, her artwork and her music.

Alika Lafontaine, BSc, sMD, FRCPC | Keynote >

Dr. Alika Lafontaine (MD, FRCPC) is an award-winning physician, social innovator, and the first Indigenous doctor listed in Medical Post’s 50 Most Powerful Doctors.

Vu Le | Keynote >

Vu Le (“voo lay”) writes the blog NonprofitAF.com. He is the former executive director of RVC, a nonprofit in Seattle that promotes social justice by fostering collaboration between diverse communities.

“Speakers were wonderful, very informative. I learned a lot of different techniques and ways of looking at things that I didn’t know or wasn't aware of before.”
2022 Conference Participant
“The real-life stories during the two days were super helpful.”
2022 Conference Participant
“My expectations were exceeded. The speakers you chose were SO REAL and relevant."
2022 Conference Participant
"Fantastic and diverse. All speakers were really interesting and engaging!”
2022 Conference Participant
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9:00 AM - 9:25 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:25 AM - 9:35 AM

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Mental Health Break

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Mental Health Break

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Closing Day 1

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:15 AM - 9:25 AM

Lived Experience Stories

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Mental Health Break

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Mental Health Break

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Closing Day 2

March 7-8, 2023

Working Stronger Conference | Edmonton, AB
$ 550
+GST
  • Regular registration opens December 16, 2022 and closes March 3, 2023
We will be utilizing a mobile app for the Working Stronger conference, which includes the agenda, event details and updates on important information. Please note no paper copies will be available at the event. App download details will be emailed prior to the conference.
Are you part of our Working Stronger Network or have you been trained in CMHA, Alberta Division’s Psychological Health & Safety program? If so, email [email protected] to get your promo code and save on your registration!   
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Working Stronger Conference | Edmonton, AB
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YOUR ORGANIZATION CAN MAKE WORKPLACE MENTAL HEALTH MATTER
Become a Working Stronger conference sponsor. The Canadian Mental Health Association, Alberta Division is currently accepting Working Stronger 2023 conference sponsorship submissions.

Workplace mental health conference contact

Phone

1-866-655-8548
Tansi — Cree | Oki — Blackfoot | ​Aba washded — Stoney (Nakota) | ​Ɂedlanet’e — Dene |  We respectfully acknowledge that we are on the traditional lands and territories of Indigenous people in Alberta. We want to recognize the significance of our relationships with the land and the peoples who call this ‘home.’ We commit to a reciprocal relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous worldviews that honour and respect ways of knowing and being.