Psychological Health & Safety: An Action Guide for Employers


To foster a pragmatic integrated approach to workplace mental health in Canada, the Workforce Advisory Committee (WAC) of the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) collaborated with the Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA) at Simon Fraser University to examine the relevant scientific and ‘grey’ literature on approaches to improving the mental health of employees.


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • About the Guide
  • The P6 Framework and ISO Format
  • Policy
  • Planning
  • Promotion
  • Prevention
  • Process
  • Persistence
  • PH&S in Small Business
  • Psychological Health & Safety of Managers: A Critical Issue
  • Integrating Mental Health Care & the Workplace
  • Closing Comments


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Acas Mental health guidance for employers