Webinar Series
Work Disability Management System (WDMS) Standard (CSA Z1011)

Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP), Canadian Institute for Safety, Wellness, and Performance (CISWP), and Canadian Standards Associations (CSA Group) have partnered together to provide a webinar series on the Work Disability Management System Standard (CSA Z1011).

Register in advance for these free webinars below.

Partners: Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP), Canadian Institute for Safety, Wellness, and Performance (CISWP), and Canadian Standards Associations (CSA Group)

Accessibility: Captioning, Sign Language and French-English Interpretation will be made available on request.

Webinar 1: Formal Launch of the Work Disability Management System (WDMS) Standard CSA Z1011

Date/Time: Monday, September 14th, 2020 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:

  • Introduction, Welcome and Opening Remarks: Dr. Amin Yazdani (CISWP)
  • Standard Development Process: Candace Sellar (CSA)
  • Overview of the Work Disability Work Disability Management System Standard: Drs. Amin Yazdani (CISWP), Emile Tompa (CRWDP), David Brown (CIBC)
  • Q-A session

Moderated by Candace Sellar (CSA)
Panelists: Drs. Amin Yazdani (CISWP), David Brown (CIBC), and Emile Tompa (CRWDP)

Closing remark and announcing the next webinar:
Amin Yazdani (CISWP)

Register closed.
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RstklpApQaGcs6pUIa9Zbg

 

Webinar 2: Conversations on Managing Mental Health in the Workplace

Date/Time: Monday, October 5th, 2020 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:

  • Introduction: Dr. Emile Tompa (CRWDP)
  • Evidence Supporting the Standard: Work Disability Management of Mental Health
  • Panel Discussion: Mental Health in the Workplace
  • Q-A session

Moderated by Candace Sellar (CSA)
Panelists: Dr. Emile Tompa (CRWDP), Dr. David Brown (CIBC), Terri Szymanski, Drew Sousa

Closing remark and announcing the next webinar:
Dr. Emile Tompa (CRWDP)

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_clZWLrzvRkSfax0k7KSASg 

 

Webinar 3: Continued Conversations on Managing Mental Health in the Workplace

Date/Time: Monday, October 19th, 2020 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline: 
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Work Disability Management of Mental Health
-Panel Discussion: Mental Health in the Workplace

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1HDSTlnnRUuz4KJ25MJ5cQ

 

Webinar 4: Conversations on the Employer Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, November 9th, 2020 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges Faced by Employers
-Panel Discussion: Employer Perspective

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https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vMrdwNqdSj-pwBvJBsNw4g

 

Webinar 5: Conversations on the Implications for Persons with Disabilities

Date/Time: Monday, November 23rd, 2020 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges for Persons with Disabilities
-Panel Discussion: Making it Work for Persons with Disabilities

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https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oHb0jvzcRfqugOKImna1kg

 

Webinar 6: Continued Conversations on the Implications for Persons with Disabilities

Date/Time: Monday, December 7th, 2020 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges for Persons with Disabilities
-Panel Discussion: Making it Work for Persons with Disabilities

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QhA7JN5KRVGkPBYq5TKC-g

 

Webinar 7: Continued Conversations on the Employer Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, January 11th, 2021 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EDT

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges Faced by Employers
-Panel Discussion: Employer Perspective

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Q7JPqEgPQ-OleP4DHOKn4g 

 

Webinar 8: Conversations on the Insurance Provider Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, January 25th, 2021 @12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Insurance Provider Challenges
-Panel Discussion: Insurance Providers Perspectives

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1_-jrEv6Rf-HC8BUPsrZeA

 

Webinar 9: Continued Conversations on the Insurance Provider Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, February 8th, 2021 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Insurance Provider Challenges
-Panel Discussion: Insurance Providers Perspectives

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YvJGCi7VRmyEtFwkxWhyjA

 

Webinar 10: Conversations on the Role of Healthcare and Disability Management Service

Date/Time: Monday, February 22nd, 2021 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Service Provider Challenges
-Panel Discussion: Service Providers Perspectives

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vXpMfAWBT0eSausnuAdYbw

 

Webinar 11: Continued Conversations on the Role of Healthcare and Disability Management Service

Date/Time: Monday, March 8th, 2021 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Service Provider Challenges
-Panel Discussion: Service Providers Perspectives

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_OTSWywR8RyixtrVOkiwA8Q

 

Webinar 12: Conversations on the Labour Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, March 22nd, 2021 @ 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CIWSP, Conestoga College

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges Faced by Workers
-Panel Discussion: Labour Perspective

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://conestogac.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sxeheRtOTTaHksW6pj1SoQ

 

Webinar 13: Continued Conversations on the Labour Perspective

Date/Time: Monday, April 5th, 2021 @ 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Hosted by: CRWDP

Outline:
-Introduction
-Evidence Supporting the Standard: Challenges Faced by Workers
-Panel Discussion: Labour Perspective

Register in advance for this free webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_z29GsfWqRaSNrP24rJSGMw