Spotlight on Mental Health and Wellness

Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness

Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness

The Saskatoon Industry Education Council is excited to announce our Spotlight on Mental Health & Wellness. We will host live events, share industry interviews and tours, and provide hands-on lab activities for students and teachers.


Mental Health & Wellness

Monday, January 25 – Friday, January 29

Tuesday, January 26th (11:00 am & 1:15 pm) 

Mind Your Money: An Introduction to the Psychology of Spending  

  • Increasing your financial literacy skills can have a positive impact on mental health.  
  • Hear from the Credit Counselling Society about how marketing strategies impact our spending choices and what consumers can do to make wise spending choices.

Wednesday, January 27th (6:30 – 7:30 pm) 

Occupational & Physical Therapy Career Pathways Panel 

  • The online panel features representatives from the Saskatchewan Health Authority, industry professionals, and current students sharing their education and career journeys. 
  • This live event will provide the opportunity for student, teacher, and parent Q&A. 

Thursday, January 28th, 10:00 – 11:00 am 

Spotlight on Mental Health & Addictions 

  • Hear from the Saskatchewan Health Authority about careers in Mental Health and Addictions.  
  • Participants will also learn strategies to promote positive mental health for teens.  

Wellness Series – Coming Monday, January 25th 

Interested in a career as a Physio Therapist, Chiropractor or Massage Therapist?  Hear from local professionals as they discuss their career journeys working in the Health & Wellness sector.

Post-Secondary Video Series – Coming Monday, January 25th

What courses should I take? What would life as a student be like?  Hear from U of R Social Work Program, SIIT Mental Health & Wellness Program and Saskatchewan Polytechnic Youth Care Worker Program on options available for you.