CARES 2.0: A Well-Being Framework for Policy Formulation in Organizations


The course aims to guide organizations in their initial formulation of well-being policies and programs following the CARES 2.0 Framework. 
By the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the biopsychosocial factors that impact well-being, and in particular, lead to mental health
  2. Apply the CARES 2.0 framework in identifying organization/employee needs and organizational resources that can guide policy/strategy formulation
  3. Create initial strategies and policies for workplace well-being;
  4. Develop an evaluation plan for organization initiatives for workplace well-being.

Topic Outline:

       1) Understanding mental health and well-being (including challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic)
       2) CARES 2.0 Framework
            a.  Diagnosing the state of mental health and well-being in the organization
            b.  Identifying resources 
            c.  Communicating and building capabilities for support
            d.  Evaluating and strengthening initiatives

Schedule:  Every Wednesday starting July 22 to August 12 (10am- 12nn)

Dates Available: 
October 28, 2020 to November 18, 2020
7 100.00