Join RMA Benefits and People Corporation for a three-part series on mental health and leadership, where you will learn more about the current landscape of mental health in Canada, resilience and self-care, why stigma and mindful management are so critical, and how to lead through challenging times. Mental health has gained considerable attention in recent years – the past 12 months being no exception. Organizations are quickly learning that supporting psychological health in the workplace not only makes good business sense, but also the right thing to do.
Brendan Hickey is People Corporation’s Director of Health Solutions for Western Canada. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from the University of Lethbridge and is certified in Mental Health First Aid. For the past 13 years he has worked in the private and public sectors within occupational health and wellness.
Judy Plotkin is the VP, Health Solutions for People Corporation. She holds over 25 years of progressive expertise in the employee assistance, disability management and workplace wellness industry, in addition to a Master of Social Work from the University of Toronto.