Archive: November, 2014

Dr. Joti Samra creates first of its kind Online program launched by the University of Fredericton that Teaches Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace

(November 24, 2014 by Jason Contant)   (Canadian OH&S News) — The University of Fredericton (UFred) in New Brunswick has launched Canada’s first online certificate program focused on the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace.   The fully online university released the Certificate in Psychological Health & Safety in […]

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University of Fredericton launches fully-online certificate program in psychological health and safety in the workplace

FREDERICTON, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ – Bullying complaints, human rights violations, and accusations of harassment are just some of the potential outcomes of a psychologically unsafe workplace. Increasingly, the onus is on employers to protect the psychological safety of their employees in the workplace. The University of Fredericton (UFred) has responded to this need with […]

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Dr. Joti Samra interviewed by Renee Bernard, News 1130 on Why A Human Victim of Crime rarely triggers the type of Anger we see after a Crime Involving a Pet

(Renee Bernard November 14, 2014)   VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – It’s not unusual for hundreds of people to gather for a vigil held in honour of dog that died due to some violence or negligence.   This week, we were reminded of those large vigils, when the man who beat his German shepherd and left him […]

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Dr. Joti Samra interviewed by The Province about the Sunday Blues – when the Rest day is a day of Stress

(By Dana Gee, The Province November 7, 2014)   What was once often identified as a day of rest is now a day of stress for many people.   Whether you call it the Sunday blues or Sunday sadness, the last day of the weekend leaves many people feeling down in the dumps or even […]

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Books & Resources

Dr. Samra has co-authored a number of treatment books and resource for patients, families & clinicians.
Antidepressant Skills at Work: Dealing with Mood Problems in the Workplace