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Supporting Grieving Employees in the Face of a Tragedy Impacting the Workplace

Description: Find out how the Pickering Public Library supported their employees following the sudden death of a colleague. Learn how the adoption of the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace helped their WorkWell Committee members address the psychological health of staff following the tragedy. Also, hear a leading expert and educator discuss best practices for employers to manage and support grieving employees.

Guest Speakers:
Cathy Grant, CEO, Pickering Public Library
Tanya Sinclair, Director of HR, Pickering Public Library
Kim Affeldt, Senior Administrative Assistant, Pickering Public Library
Colleen Bolin, Manager of Client Relations, Pickering Public Library
Pam Fitzgerald, Registered Nurse and Director, The Canadian Centre for Bereavement Education and Grief Counselling

The Mental Health Commission of Canada is hosting a series of webinars on the last Wednesday of every month at 12:00 p.m. ET to take stock of what employers are already doing to improve the workplace and brainstorm ways to continue the momentum.

The seventeenth webinar took place on February 25, 2015 at 12 p.m. ET with guest speakers: Cathy Grant, CEO, Pickering Public Library, Tanya Sinclair, Director of HR, Pickering Public Library, Kim Affeldt, Senior Administrative Assistant, Pickering Public Library, Colleen Bolin, Manager of Client Relations, Pickering Public Library, and Pam Fitzgerald, Registered Nurse and Director, The Canadian Centre for Bereavement Education and Grief Counselling.

  • Register for future webinars
  • Download the voluntary National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace