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  • The Critical Importance of Cultivating Psychologically Healthy & Safe Work Environments Dr. Joti Samra, R.Psych. CEO & Founder, MyWorkplaceHealth

    WWDPI Webinar | February 25, 2020 @ 11am-12pm (15 min Q&A)

  • Objectives 01 The Critical Importance of Psychological Health, Wellness & Resilience

    02 The National Standard and PH&S: The Organizational Imperative

    03 Best-Practice Action Steps

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  • HEALTH: “…a state of complete physical, mental & social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”

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    - World Health Organization

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  • POLL Question:

    Per annum, what percentage of working Canadians experience a psychological health condition?

    a) 5% b) 10% c) 20% d) > 50%

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  • 1 out of 5 (6.7 million) Canadians will experience a psychological (or, mental)

    health issue or illness. …vs. 2.2 million Type 2 diabetes & 1.4 million heart disease

    World Health Organization: depression = leading cause of disability worldwide

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  • “Love & work are the cornerstones of humanness”

    - Sigmund Freud

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    Assess, Address & Evaluate

    Organizational Practices

    Employee Well-Being

    Organizational Functioning

    (National Standard / 13 Psychosocial Factors)

  • POLL Question:

    How familiar are you with the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health & Safety in the Workplace?

    a) Not at all - never heard of it. b) Not very - heard of it, but don’t know much about it. c) Somewhat - have read the Standard. d) Very - have implemented it.

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    National Standard of Canada for PH&S (CSA Z1003)

    “A PSYCHOLOGICALLY HEALTHY & SAFE WORKPLACE is one that

    promotes employees’ psychological well-being and allows no harm to

    employee mental health in negligent, reckless or intentional ways.”

  • Psychologically Safe Leadership

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  • Promotion & Training of PH&S

    Promotion of PH&S

    ● Outlines the responsibility of organizations to set expectations and requirements for those in leadership positions to “prevent psychological harm, promote PH&S of workers, and address problems related to PH&S”

    Training of PH&S Skills

    ● Outlines the responsibility of organizations to “provide accessible coaching and supports as required”, and to assess and address PH&S skills of those in leadership roles

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    Psychological Support

    Organizational Culture

    Clear Leadership & Expectations

    Civility & Respect

    Psychological Job Fit

    Growth & Development

    Recognition & Reward

    Involvement & Influence

    Workload Management

    Engagement

    Balance Psychological Protection Protection of Physical

    Safety

    (Other Chronic

    Stressors)

    Assess Address Evaluate

  • POLL Question:

    Does your organization have a Psychological Health & Safety (PH&S) strategy?

    a) Yes. b) No. c) Unsure/Don’t Know.

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    Organizational Assessment of Work Environment (structured review)

    Psychologically Safe Leadership (people leaders)

    Enhancement of Psychological Resiliency (all)

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    Psychologically Healthy & Safe

    Work Environments

    Increased employee well-being

    and job satisfaction

    Greater employee

    engagement, better

    workplace relationships

    Reduction in disability,

    absenteeism, and

    employee turnover

  • “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more

    and become more, you are a leader.”

    - Simon Sinek

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  • Thank you from Dr. Joti! We’d love it if you followed us on social, and subscribed on our website.

    You get a FREE Resilience Toolkit & monthly wellness tips! (We won’t spam you - promise!)

    Dr. Joti Samra, R.Psych. CEO & Founder

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