Mental Health Training For Educators

Empowering teachers and support staff.

Building a system of support.

VĪV Mental Health offers focused mental health training, tools, and resources designed to support and empower individuals working in supportive educational roles. Modules are curated to be inclusive of various demographics and student types which can be applied across all age groups. Examples of modules included within the training program are topics such as neurodiversity, mental illness, stress, anxiety, depression, building compassionate communication skills, DE&I (diversity, equity, and inclusion), social interactions, sexual health, and much more. In addition, this training assists in supporting educators themselves, addressing many of the challenges teachers and school staff face within educational environments. Each training is delivered by a CMHA-Certified Psychological Health & Safety Advisor and is designed to compliment existing professional development programs for educators.

To find out more about how VĪV Mental Health supports teachers, educators, and school support staff, book a consultation by clicking the link below!


“Kris is a compassionate and resourceful man, and his sessions and conversations are always so thoughtful and relevant. His superpower seems to be that he can draw out the best in people, helping others feel comfortable with their own vulnerability and creating a safe space for folks to exist freely without judgement.”

Justin Lessard

Mental Health Therapist

“I’ve been listening to your podcast and I love it. It’s so good! Thank you so much for being so vulnerable and sharing your story. It makes it so much easier for people to open up and help remove the stigma behind mental health struggles. Thank you so much!”



“Kris is a true professional. From the start of his presentation to the end, he had the full attention of my students. A talented speaker with a wealth of knowledge on the subject. I highly recommend!”

Nick Foley

Professor, Loyalist College

“One of the best podcasts I’ve heard. Amazing job.”

J.J. Richard


“I just wanted to reach out and thank you for speaking to our class today, it really resonated with me. As someone who’s struggled with mental health for a long time, hearing you talk about you personal struggles felt so relatable and less lonely. I appreciate your candour.”


Graduate student