UCalgary receives silver-level certification for mental health

July 19, 2017

The University of Calgary has received Excellence Canada’s Mental Health at Work Silver Level Certification for implementing the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace. The certification is part of a progressive four-level certification process. UCalgary underwent an evaluation that included an on-campus visit and focus groups to determine its eligibility for the new level of certification. “I am incredibly proud of the work accomplished collaboratively across our campus to achieve the silver level certification from Excellence Canada,” says Marcia Buchholz, associate vice-president (human resources). “It is rewarding to see the continued commitment to creating a mentally healthy workplace.” UCalgary