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Webinars On Demand

3/1/2018 12:00 AM
Did you know you can receive certificates of attendance by attending our webinars on demand? Customize your professional development needs to your schedule by attending any of our recorded programs at your convenience. Recorded webinars are now available on our new professional learning platform. Learn More

WWDPI Maintenance Notice

1/16/2018 1:00 PM
The WWDPI servers/ websites may be down Thursday or Friday (January 18-19, 2018) between 8 PM – 11 PM for maintenance.

Disability and Work in Canada national conference

11/20/2017 12:00 PM
Disability and Work in Canada national conference: National conference unites stakeholders striving to make the world of work more welcoming for persons with disabilities.

AGM 2017 Report

10/25/2017 12:00 AM
The Annual General Meeting report for 2017 is now available!

Annual General Meeting 2017

10/23/2017 9:00 AM
CIRPD is now known as WWDPI - Work Wellness and Disability Prevention Institute. Join us at our virtual AGM, Wednesday, October 25, 2017 for the formal announcement and guest speakers!

Call for Abstracts- 2nd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health®

10/4/2017 9:00 AM
​The Office for Total Worker Health® within the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is excited to announce that the call for abstracts for the 2nd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health® is now OPEN.

​Membership Passes Special Resolution To Change Name Of The Organization​

9/28/2017 9:00 AM
Membership passes Special Resolution to change name of the organization from Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability to the Work Wellness and Disability Prevention Institute / Institut sur le bien-être au travail et la prévention de l'incapacité. Documents have been filed to request name change.

General Meeting

9/1/2017 2:00 PM
Members are invited to join us for a General Meeting to vote on a special resolution to change the name of the organization.

Traumatic Brain Injury, Sleep Disorders, and RTW Webinar Follow-Up

8/21/2017 2:00 PM
Dr. Mollayeva was kind enoungh to answer a few of the ​remaining questions from our audience

Award-Winning New Research: Motivational Interviewing - Plus Rehabilitation –Gets Employees Back to Work Faster Than Rehabilitation Alone

8/10/2017 11:00 AM
A recent conference has awarded two members of a University of Alberta research team, whose groundbreaking work involves a new approach to helping employees with muscle and joint problems or injuries, successfully return to work. The technique involved – motivational interviewing - is a low cost, low risk approach that has proven to be effective with injured workers in increasing return-to-work rates. Motivational interviewing, in the workplace setting, is an employee-centered counselling approach that assists in resolving their doubt and/or contradictory ideas regarding work ability.
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