Public Record

Loading video...

Public Record - 2008 Discrimination Prevention Forum (Part 4 of 4)

This national conference was organized by the Canadian Human Rights Commission and held in Ottawa from October 27th to 29th. This event brought together decision makers from the government, the private sector and non-profit organizations and sought to encourage discussion on important issues related to the prevention of discrimination and promotion of human rights in the workplace.

This session, on October 29th, was entitled "Mental Health: Proven Practices of Employers." The panelists disscussed reccommendations for accommodating mental health in the workplace. The participants were: Tom Proszowski (Director of Employment Equity and Diversity, CIBC), Renée Ouimet (Director, Capacity Building and Education Division, Canadian Mental Health Association) and Richard Dixon (Workforce Advisory Committee, Mental Health Commission of Canada).

more less

Related Videos

Headline Politics

News Conference –...

On March 16, 2017, Dr. Karen Cohen, CEO of the Canadian Psychological Association, speaks about government funding for mental health care....

Perspective with Alison Smith

March 12, 2017

Women and global issues: examining challenges for women and girls around the world. Alison speaks to Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini, co-founder...


March 11, 2017

This week "Outburst" comes to you from Hamilton, Ontario, and your nation's capital. We are asking Canadians: What would you like to see...

In Committee From The House Of Commons

Health - March 9, 2017

The committee continues its study on Bill C-277, an act providing for the development of a framework on palliative care in Canada....