mental healthWorkplace Mental Health and Well-Being Strategy (2015 – 2018)

This Mental Health and Well-Being Strategy is the next exciting and challenging step in taking a systematic and co-ordinated look at the mental health status of our workplace and using that information to create an integrated approach to enhancing policies, programs and initiatives that promote the mental health and well-being of our faculty and staff. The Strategy is also a guide for making Carleton University a resilient and thriving workplace. To view a PDF of the Strategy, please click here.

Guiding Principles

The Workplace Mental Health and Well-Being Strategy is founded on three Guiding Principles.


Healthy Workplace also coordinates Thrive, a week of activities and events that highlight the importance of positive mental health.

If you’re interested in learning even more about mental health, also check out mental health training offered through Learning and Professional Development.

Visit mental health resources to find out more about services, supports, and tips on building and maintaining positive mental health.