Join us as we discuss the Beyond Silence App, a powerful tool designed to support the mental well-being of healthcare workers. Explore key features, learn about the value of peer support, and how to effectively utilize the app in your own work. Consider the role of app-based technology as a tool to enhance mental health, foster resilience, and reduce stigma within the healthcare profession. Hear insights from your colleagues regarding when and how to reach out for peer support. Bring questions and comments about the ways in which the Beyond Silence App could be optimally implemented with CSMLS members across Canada.
At the end of this session you will be able to:
- Understand the key features and functionalities of the Beyond Silence App, exploring how it facilitates peer support and enhances mental well-being among healthcare workers.
- Recognize the value and significance of peer support in promoting mental health and well-being of healthcare professionals.
- Critically reflect on the opportunities and challenges of integrating technology such as the Beyond Silence app into the workplace environment.
Speakers: Dr. Sandra Moll, M.Sc.(OT), PhD, - Professor, McMaster School of Rehabilitation Science,
Melissa Parker, M.B.S (Neuroscience Specialization), B.Sc., B.A