Representing Members with Mental Health Disabilities

May 4, 2013
90 Eglinton Ave E, Ste 608, Large Boardroom, Toronto, ON (Map)
Sign-up Deadline: 
April 30, 2013

This one day course will provide stewards with information and tools to effectively represent members with mental illness.

Course Objectives:

- Introduction to mental health in the workplace

- Improve our language and open our minds to the evolving respectful language

- Understand your role and responsibilities in representing members with mental health issues

- Understand the employer’s responsibilities related to mental health accommodation in the workplace

- Build on resource file of websites, employee assistance programs and community support to educate ourselves and assist our members