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Other | January 6 2017 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM | Various

In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, ParticipACTION is encouraging Canadians to become more active by participating in 150 activities this year. In their cross-country tour to promote this initiative and their “150 Play List,” you can have fun, be active and meet other Canadians who share your interest when ParticipACTION makes a stop in your community! Whether you make it out or not, you can still take part in this event and track your own activities online for a chance to win great prizes throughout the year.

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Webinar | April 1-30 2017 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM | Online

Enjoy free online professional development opportunities through Healthy Minds Healthy Children’s Mental Health Online Resources for Educators (MORE) Program. These online modules are intended for school staff working with children and adolescents and feature expert presenters from the realms of education, family medicine, nursing, pediatrics, pharmacy, psychiatry, psychology and social work. In April’s Module 1, learn how about stress management and reduction through mindfulness tools in order to stay healthy.

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Conference | April 25-26 2017 12:00 AM | Edmonton, AB

At Resilience Canada 2017, attendees will have the opportunity to discuss aspects of resiliency management with experts and leaders from both the public and private sectors. The conference will assess the disaster management issues encountered with the Fort McMurray wildfire and explore various issues such as implementing resilience in infrastructure, the insurance industry perspective and risk management, wildfire threats and their economic and social impact on both urban areas and remote communities, and social media’s important role in the response to emergencies.

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Conference | May 8 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Edmonton, AB

With physical activity, exercise and fitness messages everywhere, multiple, and sometimes conflicting, messages increasingly affect people’s thoughts and behaviours. To increase your chances of success, get an overview of how messages about physical activity influence an audience and learn what effective messages might look like.

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Conference | May 9-10 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Red Deer, AB

Learn about engagement and inclusion, peer support and suicide prevention through the eyes and experience of mental health leaders, researchers, people with lived experience, service providers and front-line workers. These Canadian Mental Health Association presentations, panel discussions and workshops are ideal for individuals and organizations engaging with Albertans about mental health. Keynote speakers will include Frank O’Dea and Kevin Hines.

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Conference | May 9 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Calgary, AB

With physical activity, exercise and fitness messages everywhere, multiple, and sometimes conflicting, messages increasingly affect people’s thoughts and behaviours. To increase your chances of success, get an overview of how messages about physical activity influence an audience and learn what effective messages might look like.

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Conference | May 23-24 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Red Deer, AB

The Canadian Mental Health Association brings together a diverse group of people from mental health leaders to people with lived experiences in order to create one thought-provoking event on workplace culture, human resources, occupational health and safety and the impact of mental health in the workplace. Through presentations, panel discussions and workshops, attendees can engage in forward thinking and best practices for supporting good mental health, and be empowered to become mental health champions in their workplace. Keynote speakers will include Mental Health Commission of Canada board member, Mark Henick, and humanitarian and retired Canadian Senator and Army Lieutenant-General, Romeo Dallaire.

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Conference | May 24 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Calgary, AB

Through the GoodLife Fitness Health & Wellness Leadership Summit, organizations are provided with the basis to develop fit, healthy, happy, productive and engaged employees. Participants will have the opportunity learn from and interact with a roster of world-class speakers, authors and champions for positive change on topics such as leadership excellence and team effectiveness, best practices in mental health, the power of resiliency and a number of other emerging trends in employee wellness management.

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Conference | October 25-26 2017 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM | Toronto, ON

Conference details to come.

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