Mental Health Speakers
Experts & Advocates on Mental Health and Wellness
Mental Health Speaker Ideas
We have the honour of working with some of the most respected and best Mental Health speakers on the speaking platform. These speakers cover a range of topics for any audience, including:
- Wellness in the Workplace
- Managing Anxiety
- Adapting to Change
- Ending Stigma
- Post-Traumatic Growth
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View some of our Most Popular Mental Health Speakers:
Jennifer Moss | Happiness and Burnout Expert
When the effects of workplace stress total more than $190 billion in North America alone, it’s time for guidance in workplace wellness, performance and purpose-driven productivity. Jennifer Moss is known as the “go-to” expert on the topic of workplace burnout and how to unlock happiness/engagement with better wellness strategies. Her newest book “Burnout” launched fall 2021. Jennifer is also the bestselling and award-winning author of “Unlocking Happiness at Work” and a regular contributor to SHRM, Forbes, and Harvard Business Review. Her article, “When Passion Leads to Burnout” for Harvard Business Review was one of their top five most popular articles of 2019. | view profile
Bee Quammie | Mental Health Expert and Journalist on Pop Culture & Diversity
Bee Quammie is a writer, radio host, and public speaker. With a degree in Health Sciences from the University of Western Ontario, Bee spent over a decade in the healthcare industry (working in mental health research, international health, and acquired brain injury work) before transitioning fully to writing and media. Bee takes a refreshing approach to addressing mental health & resilience by outlining the ongoing need to do the work for each other so that there are fewer obstacles to face that require such perseverance. | view profile
Dr. Brian Goldman | Emergency Room Physician, Healthcare Expert & Medical Watchdog
Dr. Goldman is one of those rare individuals with great success in not one but several adrenaline-pumping careers. He is a highly regarded emergency physician at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. For mental health, he promotes an approach of kindness. He is the author of The Power of Kindness: Why Empathy is Essential in Everyday Life. In researching this book, Goldman searches for his own capacity for caring around the world, through his own brain circuitry and inside his heart. | view profile
Amie Archibald-Varley | Health Equity Advocate & Healthcare Professional
Amie Archibald-Varley is an anti-racism and health equity advocate that inspires others to speak their truths and brings communities together to engage in “courageous conversations”. As a Registered Nurse and Director of Multimedia at CanadiEM, Amie brings her real-life experience to conversations around healthcare, mental health, equity, leadership, and more. Amie has been transparent about her experiences with depression, anxiety, and postpartum depression. She has shown grit by combatting stigma and shame with openness by creating a platform that allows her to encourage others to lift their voices, tell their stories and lobby the government for change. | view profile
Nova Nicole | Shopify Leadership Development Facilitator & Wellness Expert on CTV’s The Social
She’s a mental health speaker with emphasis on social and emotional intelligence, in organizations, in the media and the academic, public and private sectors. She has been named one of the Top 5 Life Coaches in Toronto, and is a certified facilitator with the global organization, Mindfulness Without Borders. At one of Canada’s most successful companies, Shopify, Nova supports leadership development. She delivers relatable workshops, motivational talks, and results-driven coaching sessions. She’ll help with tools for resilience and recovery for personal and professional life management. | view profile
Rumeet Billan| Leadership, Emotional Resilience and Mental Health Expert
Dr. Billan is an expert on Psychological Capital. She’s led 3 major studies on the workplace including the 2022 Workplace Belonging Study, The Tallest Poppy study on women in the workplace & the Happiness at Work study in partnership with the Mental Health Association. Dr. Rumeet Billan helps people to optimize their potential by building resilience and emotional intelligence. She provides strategies on how to manage mental health challenges in the workplace and at home. Through her interactive, engaging, and informative presentations, Dr. Billan effectively illustrates how companies and organizations can unlock the potential of their teams. The result? Increased productivity and profitability and healthier workplace and organizational cultures. | view profile
Roméo Dallaire | Leadership & Crisis Management Expert, & Mental Health Advocate
A respected leader, his organization the Dallaire Institute for Children, Peace, and Security, is lauded worldwide for taking on some of our world’s most challenging issues. His openness about his decades-long battle with PTSD after his mission in Rwanda, has earned him international respect and commendation. Dallaire is able to take a positive approach towards very emotional subject matter, or in times of crisis, by focusing on the solutions, rather than the problems. Dallaire’s words will echo in the hearts and minds of audiences long after an event concludes. | view profile
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Mental Health Experts for Your Team & Community
Host a Mental Health speaker to help your team cope with the demands of both work and home while improving their mental health and increasing productivity and happiness. Consider hiring a speaker for an event around:
- World Mental Health Day (October 10)
- Mental Health Week
- Mental Health Awareness Month (October & June)
- Bell Let’s Talk Day (January)
- Anti-Bullying Pink Shirt Day (February)
Our experienced roster of mental health speakers are available to help you provide the tools and support for your team to thrive.
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