Beyond the Checkbox

By Dr. Ryan Todd

Beyond the Checkbox is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Dr. Ryan Todd, a clinical psychiatrist, award-winning filmmaker, and founder/CEO of mental health tech startup, headversity. The goal of the show is to help listeners future proof their organizations through stories of innovation and progressive leadership that pertain to mental wellness at work, where they’ve gone above and beyond checking the box. This is accomplished through Dr. Todd diving into hard-hitting topics of mental wellness in the workplace with some of the world’s top business leaders, executives, and technologists that are leading exemplary initiatives.

  1. 1.
    Episode 31 | Shaping a Better Tomorrow | ft. HRD Mental Health Panel
    42:28
  2. 2.
    Episode 30 | The Lifelong Journey of Mental Health | ft. Rob Vanstone
    59:06
  3. 3.
    Episode 29 | How Employee Experience Has Emerged as a Focal Point | w/ Gethin Nadin
    51:09
  4. 4.
    Episode 28 | The State of the Union of Workplace Mental Health | w/ Dr. Bill Howatt
    1:04:00
  5. 5.
    Episode 27 | Smashing Mental Health Stigma | w/ Rob Stephenson
    56:53
  6. 6.
    Episode 26 | The life of a physician during a pandemic | with Dr. Rahim Kachra
    47:41
  7. 7.
    Episode 25 | Mental Health and the Farming Community | ft. Karla Kochan
    43:50
  8. 8.
    Episode 24 | A Journey of Disclosing a Non-Binary Identity | ft. David McDine
    56:56
  1. 9.
    Episode 23 | Finding Purpose After Surviving a Tragedy | ft.Tyler Smith and Ryan Straschnitzki
    42:41
  2. 10.
    Best of Season 1 (Part 2) | Beyond the Checkbox
    41:02
  3. 11.
    Best of Season 1 (Part 1) | Beyond the Checkbox
    28:55
  4. 12.
    Episode 20 | The Power of Storytelling | with Ben Fanelli
    51:33
  5. 13.
    Episode 19 | The Evolution of Mobile Learning in a COVID World | with Darren Winterford
    50:11
  6. 14.
    Episode 18 | The Mental State of the Energy Sector
    46:14
  7. 15.
    Episode 17 | How Workforce Mental Health is Affecting HR | with Kaitlyn Apfelbeck
    59:06
  8. 16.
    Episode 16 | Building Towards the Post Pandemic Workplace | with Jared Lindzon
    44:06
  9. 17.
    Episode 15 | How Our Brains Respond in the Brave New Workplace | with Dr. Michael Mousseau
    39:52
  10. 18.
    Episode 14 | The Evolution of Police Force Mental Health Training | with Dr. Beth Milliard
    42:41
  11. 19.
    Episode 13 | What it's Like to be Depressed While Black | with Imadé
    57:52
  12. 20.
    Episode 12 | How COVID-19 Has Elevated the Mental Health Focus Globally | with Wendy Poirier
    42:57
  13. 21.
    Episode 11 | How to Lead from the Heart and Still Get Results | With Mark C. Crowley
    57:14
  14. 22.
    Episode 10 | The Mental Side of Sport | with Evan Rand
    32:34
  15. 23.
    Episode 9 | The Importance of Mental Fitness | with Dr. Bill Howatt
    50:04
  16. 24.
    Episode 8 | Breaking Down the 'Standard' for Psychological Health & Safety | with Mary Ann Baynton
    1:00:14
  17. 25.
    Episode 7 | The Toll of COVID-19 on Physicians' Mental Wellbeing - with Dr. Rahim Kachra
    41:04
  18. 26.
    Episode 6 | Employer Obligations in COVID Crisis Mode
    48:10
  19. 27.
    Episode 5 | Lived Experiences with Mental Health - with Kelly Hrudey
    1:07:36
  20. 28.
    Episode 4 | Pushing Past 'The Way We've Always Done Things' - with Kara Gillespie
    1:02:47
  21. 29.
    Episode 3 | Taking Responsibility for Your Mental Health - with Sheldon Kennedy
    53:58
  22. 30.
    Episode 2 | With Stephanie McDonald
    54:08
  23. 31.
    Episode 1 | Why Mental Wellness Makes Good Business Sense - with ATB CEO, Curtis Stange
    41:00

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