Head Office
Addictions & Training Specialist

204-779-1887 (ext 2236)

Joel Gervais has worked in the public sector in mental health and addictions for over 20 years. His experience includes 12 years with the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba (AFM) where he worked as a Rehabilitation Counselor and Prevention Education Consultant. Joel’s area of specialization while at the AFM was workplace services where he provided consultation and training to private and public workplaces in the area of workplace intervention. Joel’s has also worked on several national substance abuse initiatives including a 2 year secondment with the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) where he provided support to Canada’s National Alcohol and Drug Strategy. Joel is a certified Drug Tester and has helped many organizations set up their own drug and alcohol policies. Joel’s volunteer experience includes several years with the Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba as well as Klinic Community Health Center where he volunteered as a crisis worker supervisor and volunteer trainer. Joel loves spending time with his family and is an avid sports enthusiast.