Training and Development

Upcoming learning opportunities

The Working Mind (TWM)

TWM ( Workplace Mental Health and Wellness is a science and education based program designed to address,
promote mental health and reduce the stigma of mental illness in a workplace setting.
As a result, HCHRSC is please d to offer this training to our industry based on the Mental Health Continuum Model on which The Working Mind program is centered.
We offer The Working Mind program for managers & supervisors (full day workshop). It is an evidence based program designed to:
Reduce the stigma of mental illness
Increase awareness of mental health
Offer resources to maintain positive mental health and increase resiliency

Upcoming Dates – Click on the date to complete the registration form.


September 10, 2018 – Yarmouth, NS – The Rodd Yarmouth

September 18, 2018 – New Glasgow – Holiday Inn, New Glasgow

October 2, 2018 – Antigonish – RK MacDonald

October 16, 2018 – Amherst – Super 8

November 6, 2018 – Halifax – Northwood Penthouse


October 23rd, 2018 – Digby (Location TBC) 8am-12pm

October 23rd, 2018 – Digby (Location TBC) 1pm-5pm

November 15, 2018 – Bridgewater (Location TBC) 8am – 12pm

November 15, 2018 – Bridgewater (Location TBC) 1pm – 5pm

November 20, 2018 – Berwick – Kings Mutual Center – 8am-12pm

November 20, 2018 – Berwick – Kings Mutual Center – 1pm-5pm

Download the Brochure HERE

Compassion Fatigue and the Helping Professional

Are you a helping professional? If so, you may know that people in the caring professions often experience compassion fatigue. Compassion fatigue is described as a profound emotional and physical exhaustion that helping professionals and caregivers can develop over the course of their career. During this half-day, interactive workshop, you will learn about the signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue and identify personal self-care strategies to deal with compassion fatigue and increase stress resiliency.

Upcoming Dates:

Stay tuned for dates to be added.

Download the Brochure Here