Conferences and One-Day Workshops

OMHRA holds a Spring Workshop and Fall Conference each year as well as timely one-day seminars on current issues. 


The Art of Leadership Conference

The Art of Leadership Conference - October 21, 2016

OMHRA members can save on registration to this event held in Toronto - see above link for more information.


Fall One Day Workshop - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Bill 132 - Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act and Workplace Investigation Training, presented by Casey Dockendorff, Partner at Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP.

This workshop will discuss the implications of Bill 132 on employers.  Over the course of the day, we will discuss the realities of this new legislation including, but not limited to, how existing policies should be amended, who should investigate harassment complaints, confidentiality requirements vs. disclosure obligations, and best practices for investigations.  The second half of the workshop will focus on case studies and scenarios which will provide practical examples of what to do, and what not to do while investigating complaints of workplace harassment.


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Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m.)
Location: Holiday Inn & Suites Oakville @ Bronte, 2525 Wyecroft Road, Oakville, ON, L6L 6P8, 905-847-1000 x6118

The Mental Health Commission of Canada
The Working Mind Train-the-Trainer Certification Workshop

Date:  December 12-16, 2016 (5 days)

Location:  Gary Morden Centre, 7535 Ninth Line, Mississauga, ON

The Working Mind: Promoting mental health and building resilience for Canadian workers


Workplace mental health is fast becoming one of the highest priority concerns among Canadian employers. The Working Mind (TWM) is an evidence based program designed to reduce stigma and address and promote mental health and resiliency in the workplace.  This certification by the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) trains you to deliver both the full and half-day formats to staff within your organization. 

Please follow The Working Mind link to see full details or register for this workshop.  November 11th is the deadline to register.


Spring Workshop 2017

Hilton Fallsview Niagara Falls April 5 - 7, 2017

Fall Conference 2017

Blue Mountain Conference Centre September 13-15, 2017