One in five adults will experience a mental illness in any given year. Although society has made significant strides in recent years to remove the negative association surrounding mental health, research shows the stigma and confusion still exists, leading to delays in treatment and causing loss of productivity due to absenteeism and stress.
This educational seminar and workshop will equip you with the tools to dismantle the stigma around mental health at your organization, creating a more positive and supportive environment. Following the presentation will be a workshop, from which the strategies gained can be used to help a colleague, friend or loved one in need.
- How to foster a healthy working environment and respectful workforce
- Best practices pertaining to mental illness and suicide awareness/prevention
- Training on how to identify the warning signs of suicide
- How to provide workplace accommodations or assistance to those in need
This program has been approved for 2.0 SHRM credits.