COVID-19 Resources

Taking care of your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic – Government of Canada:

COVID-19 Stay Well in Uncertain Times – Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division:

The Conference Board of Canada – Resources listed on this webpage are free:

Mental health and psychosocial considerations during the COVID-19 outbreak – World Health Organization:

Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences (PCU-WHS) Summer Series:
Leadership in Worker and Workplace Mental Health

June 8 – 14, 2020 DMCS 705: Mental Health Awareness: Promoting Worker Resilience
June 22 -28, 2020 DMCS 710: Building Environments to Sustain a Health Workforce
July 6 – 12, 2020 DMCS 715: Strategies to Retain Workers Experiencing Mental Health Challenges

Successful completion of each course provide 12 CEC hours.

The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) and the province’s four sector-based health and safety associations (HSAs) have guidance available to workplaces on how to operate and reopen safely in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Accommodating and Communicating about Episodic Disabilities (ACED): COVID-19 resources from the ACED partners:

Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP): Resources related to the COVID-19 Pandemis for persons with disabilities

The Canadian Psychological Association Fact Sheet: Coping with COVID-19

Gowan Consulting has created a Managers Toolkit:
Manager’s Toolkit to Supporting Employees’ Return to Work Post COVID-19