Improving Your Mental Fitness

Participants will learn about common emotional health conditions (depression, work anxiety, panic attacks, stress) and its health effect on Boomers, Generation X, Millennials and Generation Z; mental health stigma and how to reduce stereotyping through appropriate language; burnout, stress and striving for balance. Includes interactive discussions/exercises on what to do to improve individual mental wellness in the workplace, strategies to support fellow employees and suggestions for workplace culture. The session ends with a hands-on wellness activity.

Attendees will learn: Attendees Will Learn -About common mental health conditions -To recognize mental health stigma -Mental wellness strategies to use
About this speaker: Susan is a wellness champion who nurtures and connects with individuals and organizations who have an interest in investing in their physical and mental well-being. She has translated her career in health and wellness communications to hands-on healthcare delivery that inspires behavioral shifts through 1:1 coaching and health education.
Provider's Education: Susan earned a Master of Science in Managerial Communication from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Michigan State University.
Provider's Experience: Accredited by the American College of Sports Medicine as a Certified Wellness Coach, National CDC Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach, Faculty Member of The Wellness Council of America (WELCOA), Susan has volunteered with the Arthritis Foundation, the United Way, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the Girl Scouts, Northwestern University, Columbia College, and mentors college graduates in their career development. Susan is a certified ACSM Group Exercise Instructor and Silver Sneakers Instructor, triathlete, golfer, walking enthusiast and yoga practitioner.
Speaker Topic:
Mindfulness
Nutrition
Fitness
Leadership
Financial Wellness
Sleep
Aromatherapy
Stress
Mental Health
Ergonomics
Health
Well-being
Communication
Volunteerism
Celebrity or Keynote
Working From Home
Community
Humorous, Funny
Other
Building Awareness For:
Heart Health (February)
Black History (February)
Women's History (February)
Financial Literacy (April)
National Volunteer (April)
Brain Tumor Awareness (May)
Mental Health Awareness (May)
National Stroke Awareness (May)
Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness (June)
Workplace Safety (June)
Sarcoma Awareness (July)
National Yoga (September)
Hispanic Heritage Month (September)
Breast Cancer Awareness (October)
National Arts & Humanities (October)
National Disability Employment Awareness (October)
Movember - Men's Health (November)
LGBTQ/Pride (June)
Other Critera:
Available as Webinar
Recording is OK
Available as In-Person Event
Available Nationwide
Willing to Travel
Offered in Spanish
Offered in other languages
For Call Centers
Especially for Men
Especially for Women
HRA/VEBA eligible
For 3rd Shift
For Retreats
Holidays
Duration of event (in hour increments): 1 hour can be additional 15 minutes
Equipment buyer needs to provide: n/a
Equipment provided by vendor: n/a
Post event tools included: n/a
Includes pre-event consultation: Yes
Link to a sample video of event or provider: https://tv.welnys.com/programs/healthy-habits?categoryId=68387