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  1. Peer Support for Medical Professionals

    [Visions Article]

    Unrecognized or untreated substance use disorders and mental illness in physicians have the potential to cause serious patient harm. Because of this, medical professionals who are struggling with mental health or substance use issues should be of concern ...

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  2. The Ups and Downs of Disclosure and Accommodation

    A tale of three employers John,* BA, MA From  "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 18 This is the story of how three employers responded to my mental health struggles and my request for accommodat ...

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  3. The Mask of a Smile

    Faking normal at work when you have an eating disorder Megan From  "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 21 I never planned on having an eating disorder (ED, or, as I like to call it, Ed). In what ...

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  4. Silence Can Be Deadly

    Creating a safe space for mental health conversations in the workplace Gord Menelaws From  "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 27 I’ve heard it said often that talking goes both ways—meaning that ...

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  5. Disability Disclosure and Accommodation at Work

    Shelley Hourston From  "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 30 Whether you are looking for a job or already working, having a chronic health condition—including a substance use problem or a mental ...

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  6. Creating Inclusive Workplaces through Accommodation

    Laura Track, LLB, JD From "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 33 Under Canadian human rights law, employers have an obligation to adjust workplace rules, policies and practices that have a negati ...

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  7. Accommodation Works

    An employer perspective Lisa Mort-Putland, BA, MPA From  "Workplace: Disclosure and Accommodations" issue of Visions Journal, 2018, 13 (4), p. 14 Volunteer Victoria is a volunteer recruitment and referral centre. With six staff members and more ...

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