Mervyn Gilbert

Principal Partner Senior Consultant

Psych Health + Safety, CARMHA

Mervyn Gilbert

Principal Partner, Senior Consultant

Psych Health + Safety, CARMHA

Biography

Dr. Merv Gilbert is a principal partner with Psych Health + Safety, a consulting group
providing services that enable organizations to foster healthy employees and workplace
climates. He is a clinical psychologist with over thirty years of experience in direct
clinical and leadership roles at regional, provincial and international levels. Dr. Gilbert is
also a senior consultant and Adjunct Professor with the Centre for Applied Research in
Mental Health and Addictions (CARMHA) a research centre within the Faculty of Health
Sciences at Simon Fraser University. He is a member of the steering committee of
American Psychological Association’s Psychologically Healthy Workplace Network. He
is a primary participant in the development, evaluation and dissemination of resources
for workplace mental health. Dr. Gilbert has consulted, published and lectured
extensively and has skills in the development and implementation of best practice
interventions, training, evaluation and knowledge translation as well as participating in
program development, research and teaching. Dr. Gilbert has been published in
national and international professional journals and has presented at a diverse array of
forums on the importance of workplace psychological health issues for individuals and
organizations. He has worked for governmental, private and public sector organizations
and, most recently, has been developing tools and conducting research on behalf of the
Mental Health Commission of Canada.