Post Profile

The culture of silence around mental health in the workplace must end

A new study shows 63% of managers put business interests above staff wellbeing – but serious companies realise that doesn’t make sense What’s your experience of mental health in the workplace? – share your stories The mental health of the UK workforce is in a grim state, according to a major new survey. More than three quarters of the 20,000 workers aged 16- to 64 who took part said they had experienced symptoms of poor mental health, and nearly two thirds of those with mental health problems felt work was a factor.
read more


Related Posts

Workplace Violence in the Health Sector: What Are the Consequences?

Health : Newswise Medical News

Exposure to violence in the workplace can lead to serious consequences for health sector employees say Stephane Guay and Nathalie Lanctot of the Institut universitaire de sante mentale and the University of Montreal, who studied thi...

Just over half of NHS Trusts have a mental wellbeing policy in place for staff

Health : Medical News Today

Only 57% of NHS trusts have a mental wellbeing policy in place to support staff, according to new audit results from the Health and Work Development Unit (HWDU) at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP).NHS trusts have a duty to thei...

Bad Jobs Hurt Your Health by the Time You're 40

Mental Health / Depression : Psychology Today Depression Center

If you're dissatisfied with your job, or with the management culture you work in, watch out: New research shows that it damages your mental health by the time you reach 40.

Mental health commissioner says staff being failed with '1970s-style' HR programs

Health : The Guardian: Health

Survey of Australian workplaces finds almost three-quarters have no formal policy or procedure for managing staff mental health issues The national mental health commissioner, Prof Ian Hickie, has said workplaces rely too much on “1...

What's your experience of mental health in the workplace? – share your stories

Health : The Guardian: Health

To tie in with a major new study about mental health in the workplace, we’d like you to tell us about your experiences A new study suggests more than three quarters of workers aged 16 to 64 have experienced symptoms of poor mental h...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC