Supporting Employees with Mental Health Challenges

Supporting employees with mental health challenges is a return on investment as mental health disorders cost the global economy $1 trillion each year in lost productivity. Despite this face, workplaces and supervisors struggle on how to balance support and success for their employees who are dealing with mental health conditions. This one hour workshop will overview key actions and best practices employers can take to assist employees with mental health conditions perform and thrive.

After attending workshop, supervisors and staff will be able to:

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a mental health condition in the workplace
  • Describe key conversation strategies to assist employees to seek assistance
  • Collaborate on potential workplace reasonable accommodations
  • Identify supportive supervision strategies to assist employees with mental health conditions to succeed (supervisors)