Seminar | Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace


Client Resource Manager, New Berlin Office
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Event Information

Start TimeThursday, February 28, 20193:00 PM CSTEnd TimeThursday, February 28, 20196:00 PM CST
Hosted by
New Berlin, Wisconsin
Event Location: Embassy Suites, Brookfield, WI

About This Seminar

JOIN our panel of experts on this topic as they discuss: 

  • Symptoms of common problems and how they are manifested at work
  • Tangible economic consequences
  • "Best practices" for addressing mental health concerns from a legal perspective and their impact on the workplace
  • Reasonably accommodating employee mental health conditions while ensuring workplace safety, legal compliance and avoiding the legal pitfalls.
  • When to involve law enforcement
  • Safety plans when an employee with mental health concerns makes a threat
  • Resources available in the community


Tricia Dretzka-Kaye | Corporate Health & Wellbeing Strategist, MMA New Berlin Office

Panelists Include:

  • Heather Kersten, Psy. D | Psychologist, local SE WI Police Departments
  • Daniel Finerty | Partner, Labor & Employment Attorney, Lindner & Marsack
  • Dan Hanlon | Sergeant, New Berlin Police Department
  • Mary Madden | Executive Director NAMI Waukesha

Location & Schedule

Embassy Suites Brookfield
1200 S. Moorland Road
Brookfield, WI  53005

Registration: 2:45 – 3:00 PM
Seminar: 3:00 – 5:00 PM
Cocktail hour & Networking: 5:00 – 6:00 PM 
(Hors d'oeuvres served)

Continuing Education


HRCI Credits
This program has been approved for 2.0 recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HRCI homepage at

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SHRM Credits
This program is valid for 2.0 PDCs toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification.