OOHNA Webinar

The OOHNA Webinar series is structured to ensure participants are up-to-date with industry knowledge aiming to keep OHN’s crucial and relevant within the business equation.

The 2018 OOHNA Webinar Series features the following:

PTSD: Latest developments to help promote psychological health & safety in your workplace

Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Facilitated by: 
Olena Chapovalov, Regional Consultant, Health & Community Services, PSHSA

The 2018 Ontario Budget tabled on March 28, 2018, has expanded the list of workers eligible for presumptive entitlement to include Members of the College of Nurses of Ontario who provide direct patient care. This webinar will explore what we know about PTSD to-date, the relevant legislation and how to get on the path of prevention and protection of workers who are at risk of experiencing work-related traumatic events.

Recording and materials will be available for purchase.

Burden of Occupational Cancer in Ontario: Major Workplace Carcinogens & Prevention of Exposure

Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.


Facilitated by: 
Dr. Paul Demers, Director of the Occupational Cancer Research Centre

Learning objectives:

  1. Be able to identify the most important, well-recognized carcinogens in Ontario.
  2. Understand the human impact of exposure to these carcinogens.
  3. Choose between policy changes and workplace-based prevention options for reducing or eliminating exposure.

Recording and materials will be available for purchase.

Help! These Mental Stress Claims are Stressing Me Out!

Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 @ 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.


Facilitated by: 
Denise Ropp, Founder, DR Health Solutions 

Liz Horvath, Founder, Hale Health and Safety Solutions

You will be able to:

  • Understand the needs of all stakeholders involved in the process;
  • Develop a communication plan for all stakeholders in the process;
  • Identify barriers and facilitators to the worker’s progress;
  • Document, track and communicate the worker’s progress to key stakeholders.

Recording and materials will be available for purchase.

WSIB: Chronic mental stress

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Facilitated by: 
Sal Cavaricci, Director Complex Claims, WSIB

This interactive webinar will provide a brief review of the Chronic Mental Stress Policy. Case Studies will illustrate situations where Chronic Mental Stress claims would be allowed. Examples of allowed cases where a successful return-to-work occurred as well as what happens when the case is not allowed, yet the person continues to suffer with mental stress.

During Q & A, participants will have the ability to pose questions via written script as well as telephonically.

Recording and materials will be available for purchase.

Chronic Mental Stress Out of the Closet - What Now?

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Facilitated by: 
Addie Greco-Sanchez, President, AGS Rehab Solutions Inc.

Martine Oliveira, Director of Client Relations, AGS Rehab Solutions Inc.

Join AGS Rehab to learn:

  • How have Employers been responding to recent changes in WSIB – Bill 127
  • What underlying legislation and particularly OHS regulations, can apply
  • What resources are available to assist in preventing Chronic Mental Stress claims
  • What strategies can be used to avoid medicalizing
  • What strategies are available to address Return-to-Work

Recording and materials will be available for purchase.

Register Today!


  • Visit the OOHNA Member Portal
  • Locate the Registration Area
  • Create a New Registration
  • Select Webinars
  • From there follow prompts to select the topic(s) you are interested in and enter payment information (note: OOHNA members receive preferential pricing!)


Download, complete and return the registration form
Your seat will be saved once processing of payment is complete. You will receive an automated email payment confirmation receipt. Webinar registration is for a single registrant.

Can’t attend live? No problem. We’ll be sending out the recording and materials after the webinar session to all registrants. Webinar fee is non-refundable.