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    Mental Health Speaking Engagements

    In today’s fast-paced world, mental health has become a critical topic that demands attention from individuals, institutions, and corporations alike. The importance of normalizing mental health discussions, breaking down stigmas, and fostering a culture of well-being cannot be overstated. One effective way to drive this message home is by booking a seasoned expert for a speaking engagement that delves into the importance of mental health, offers insights, and provides practical strategies to care for it. The Calgary Institute of Counselling offers Speaking Engagements too. Our commitment lies in delivering essential training sessions and workshops on various topics for individuals, adults, couples, adolescents, and older teenagers. Allow us to provide your clinic, school, parent organization, or professional group with expert guidance.

    Why Book a Mental Health Expert?

    Expert Knowledge:

    A Mental Health Expert possesses specialized knowledge in psychology, counseling, and mental well-being. Their insights can help educate your audience about the importance of mental health, the effects of stigma, and practical ways to maintain good mental well-being.

    Breaking the Stigma:

    Mental health stigma still exists, preventing many individuals from seeking help. By bringing in a professional, you’re taking a stand against this stigma and encouraging open conversations about mental well-being.

    Normalizing Mental Health Conversations:

    Creating an environment where mental health discussions are normalized is crucial. The speaker provides insights into how fostering an open dialogue about mental well-being can lead to increased support and reduced feelings of isolation. Encouraging colleagues to check in on each other’s mental health and share their own experiences can lead to improved understanding and empathy.

    Importance of Mental Health:

    Highlighting the importance of mental health in the workplace can showcase the direct link between employees’ well-being and their productivity. By underscoring how mental health affects decision-making, creativity, and overall job satisfaction, the speaker can motivate employers and employees alike to prioritize their psychological welfare.

    Benefits of Booking a Mental Health Expert:

    · Stigma Reduction: By featuring a Mental Health Expert, you demonstrate a commitment to destigmatizing mental health issues. Their insights can help attendees challenge misconceptions and foster open conversations.

    · Awareness: The event raises awareness about the importance of mental health and provides practical strategies for maintaining well-being. Attendees leave with actionable insights that can positively impact their lives.

    · Culture of Well-Being: When a company or institution prioritizes mental health, it sends a powerful message to its employees or members. Booking a Mental Health Expert contributes to cultivating a culture that values overall well-being.

    · Employee Engagement: For corporate events, such sessions can enhance employee engagement and morale. Employees appreciate organizations that invest in their mental health, leading to increased productivity and job satisfaction.

    · Practical Strategies for Self-Care: Equipping employees with actionable strategies to care for their mental health can be the cornerstone of speaking engagement. Techniques such as mindfulness, stress management, setting boundaries, and seeking professional help, when needed, can empower individuals to take charge of their well-being.

    Know your Expert:

    Jenn Betts is a Registered Psychologist with over a decade year of experience working with individuals, couples, and families. She holds a master’s degree in Counselling/Psychology, and is a member of several professional organizations, including the College of Alberta Psychologist and the Psychologists Association of Alberta. She has trained under some of the foremost leaders in counseling in North America. To provide clients with the most current tools in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy she has trained under Dr. David Burns. Training with Sue Johnson in Emotion Focused Therapy has informed her practice in individual as well as couples counseling. Jenn Betts is the founder and CEO of Calgary Institute of Counselling, a thriving, private woman-led business that has helped thousands of clients over the past four years. Under her leadership, the practice has developed several innovative programs including a court approved anger management program, a thriving ADHD program for children and adults and a strong pre-marital counselling program based on the latest research on divorce.

    Jenn Betts’s story is a testament to the power of perseverance, innovation, and a commitment to excellence. Her success in growing her practice, developing innovative programs, and making a positive impact on her clients and community is an inspiration to women in business and aspiring psychologists everywhere. Her message is clear: with hard work, dedication, and a passion for making a difference, anything is possible.

    Booking the Speaking Engagement: Speaking / Corporate Events


    To book a speaking engagement with Jenn Betts – Founder & CEO and Registered Psychologist reach out to us by sending your inquiries to: [email protected] or by calling us at 587-350-8843

    Specify the event’s objectives, desired topics, audience size, and preferred date.

    Collaborate with us to tailor the presentation to your workplace’s needs, ensuring it resonates with your employees’ experiences.