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TRG: Mental Health First Aid at Work

Thursday, October 24, 2019

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Greater Houston Partnership
701 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX 77010

Save to Calendar 2019-10-24 09:30:00 2019-10-24 16:30:00 TRG: Mental Health First Aid at Work Online registration is now closed.  Join the Greater Houston Partnership and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF), in collaboration with the National Council for Behavioral Health (National Council) on Thursday, October 24th for an exclusive event focused on addressing mental health and employee well-being in the workplace.  This regional training forum is part of a national partnership between USCCF and the National Council to help companies offer a workplace mental health training program to their employees. The National Council’s Mental Health First Aid at Work training helps businesses of all sizes provide employees with mental health awareness tools and skills to foster broader awareness and inclusive workplace cultures.  Tailored to human resources executives, corporate social responsibility leaders, and decision makers, the forum will include a four-hour Mental Health First Aid at Work training conducted by the National Council on how to identify and respond to signs of addiction and mental illness in the workplace designed to help build a more resilient and productive workforce.  Mental Health First Aid at Work is a skills-based, experiential, and evidence-based practice. Click here to learn more about Mental Health First Aid at Work.   Confirmed Speakers to date:  Keynote: Rob Vallentine, Former President, The Dow Company Foundation & Advocate for Mental Health and Inclusion  Panel: Stacy Canady, Assistant Vice President, External & Legislative Affairs, AT&T Heidi McPherson, Sr. Director, Healthcare Systems & Community Impact, American Heart Association Erin Milliken, Wellness Consultant, EPIC Facilitator: Pace Cooke Emmons, Mental Health First Aid at Work Master Instructor   Members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, please contact Sara Roberts at sroberts@houston.org to register and receive the member rate.  Partnership Tower 701 Avenida de las Americas, Houston, TX, 77010 Houston.org ghp@houston.org America/Chicago public
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About this Event

Online registration is now closed. 

Join the Greater Houston Partnership and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF), in collaboration with the National Council for Behavioral Health (National Council) on Thursday, October 24th for an exclusive event focused on addressing mental health and employee well-being in the workplace. 

This regional training forum is part of a national partnership between USCCF and the National Council to help companies offer a workplace mental health training program to their employees. The National Council’s Mental Health First Aid at Work training helps businesses of all sizes provide employees with mental health awareness tools and skills to foster broader awareness and inclusive workplace cultures. 

Tailored to human resources executives, corporate social responsibility leaders, and decision makers, the forum will include a four-hour Mental Health First Aid at Work training conducted by the National Council on how to identify and respond to signs of addiction and mental illness in the workplace designed to help build a more resilient and productive workforce. 

Mental Health First Aid at Work is a skills-based, experiential, and evidence-based practice. Click here to learn more about Mental Health First Aid at Work.

 

Confirmed Speakers to date: 

Keynote: Rob Vallentine, Former President, The Dow Company Foundation & Advocate for Mental Health and Inclusion 

Panel: Stacy Canady, Assistant Vice President, External & Legislative Affairs, AT&T

Heidi McPherson, Sr. Director, Healthcare Systems & Community Impact, American Heart Association

Erin Milliken, Wellness Consultant, EPIC

Facilitator: Pace Cooke Emmons, Mental Health First Aid at Work Master Instructor

 

Members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, please contact Sara Roberts at sroberts@houston.org to register and receive the member rate. 

Tickets

Individual

Early Registration - Non-Members
$55

Questions?

Sara Roberts, Coordinator

sroberts@houston.org
713-844-3684

Programs

Agenda

Check-In
9:30 a.m.
Welcome & Keynote
10:00 a.m.
Making Employee Mental Health and Well-Being a Priority Panel
11:00 a.m.
Introduction to Mental Health First Aid at Work
11:45 a.m.
Mental Health First Aid at Work - Part 1
12:00 Noon
Lunch
1:00 p.m.
Mental Health First Aid at Work - Part 2
1:30 p.m.
Adjourn
4:30 p.m.

Attendance

Open to

Members

Non-members

Executive Partners