The past few years have been hard on everyone – from COVID and the economy to tumultuous world affairs. Employees and employers alike have been dealing with mental health issues that can affect their home lives and the workplace. In the workplace environment that can cause reduced productivity, medical costs and absenteeism.
According to Center for Workplace Mental Health, 1 in 5 adults will experience a diagnosable mental illness in any given year. But treatment helps. Over 80% of employees treated for mental illness report improved levels of work efficacy and satisfaction.
For information on how to create a supportive workplace environment, access free tools, resources and mental health news, visit the Center for Workplace Mental Health web site here.