Pressure for Psychologically Healthy Workplaces

two people talking about mental health at work

Increasingly employers are understanding the value of engagement and retention. They also understand the risk and cost of disability, absence and presenteeism — being at work and not fully productive. Many, however, do not fully appreciate how profoundly workplace mental health impacts each of these issues. In addition, there is often a challenge of defining […]

Mental Health Issues? There’s an App For That

The statistics on mental health are ubiquitous. One in five Canadians will experience a mental illness in any given year, according to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. In addition, treatment, care and support services for mental illness cost dearly: $42.3 billion in 2011, as reported to the Mental Health Commission of Canada. Cost […]