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“A psychologically healthy workplace helps keep workers safe, engaged and productive” - Mental Health Commission of Canada
Definition - “A belief that one will not be punished or humiliated for speaking up with ideas, questions, concerns, or mistakes” - Amy Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School
Watch Amy Edmondson's TEDxTalk, "Building a psychologically safe workplace"
1. Watch selected episodes from the haveTHATtalk series:
2. Join the movement - be a health leader! Sign the Declaration of Commitment to Psychological Health and Safety in Healthcare
3. Caring For Healthcare Workers