Workplace Mental Health is Good Business
by James McDonough
Conversations with members are frequently about employee relations issues that involve mental health. Mental health issues exact a very high cost on the workplace due to lost productivity, absenteeism, turnover, etc. Not to mention direct health care costs.
Need to tackle this issue in your workplace, but not sure where to start? Here are a few excellent free resources to get started!
Mental Health in the Workplace: Building a Business Case
Working Well: Leading a Mentally Healthy Business
ICU Program (Stop stigma, build awareness)
Right Direction (Depression)
Learn more about workplace mental health at this previous blog: http://msecmatters.msec.org/workplace-mental-wellness/
MSEC members: contact the Library for more online resources that may prove useful for your organization at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800.884.1328