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Power Chat: Best Practices in Disability Management in the Workplace

Power Chat: Best Practices in Disability Management in the Workplace

Managing disability effectively is critical to an inclusive work environment. Reflecting the size, diversity and unique realities of the federal public service workforce, this session will feature panellists with a variety of expertise who will share their experiences and best practices in managing disability in both small and large organizations.

This is the fifth Power Chat co-organized by the Federal Workplace Well-Being Network (FWWN) and the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. The Power Chat series allows employees to explore the Federal Public Service Workplace Mental Health Strategy and ways to implement it. Visit the Learning and Training section on for recordings of previous sessions.

Event Information

This learning activity is designed for all public servant groups and levels and is offered at no cost.


Date and Time:

April 26, 2017 | 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (EDT)


Christine Sakiris, Director, Disability Management Program, Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Terence O’Hearn, Senior Strategic Planning Advisor, Labour Program, Federal Workers Compensation Service

François Legault, independent disability management consultant

Aly Alexandre, National Advisor, Occupational Health and Safety and Return to Work Programs, Correctional Services Canada

Claire Paulin-Sloane, Personnel Administration Group

Jesse Beckert, Occupational Health and Disability Management Advisor, Privy Council Office


Collaboration Lounge, Académie De-La-Salle, 373 Sussex Drive (Guigues Avenue entrance), Ottawa, Ontario

Available across Canada by webcast


Bilingual with interpretation in both official languages


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