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If you’re not investing in workplace mental health you are putting people at risk and leaving money on the table

By Dr. Bill Howatt and Michel Rodrigue The workplace is not immune to the lasting impacts of the pandemic on employee’s mental health. With the fourth wave of the pandemic underway employees continue to face psychosocial stressors that impact their emotional well-being, including isolation, loneliness, work demand, manager-employee relationships, psychological safety, and job security.  Leaders…
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Beyond Stigma: Supporting employees with mental illness

By Dr. Bill Howatt Whether it is self-imposed, felt from peers, or is part of an organization’s culture, stigma can prevent employees in the workplace from asking for support and perpetuate negative attitudes and discrimination towards individuals with mental illness. On any given day before the pandemic, one in five employees experienced a mental health…
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