Employers need to priorotise mental health
Ahead of World Mental Health Day, there is a growing need for employers to make positive mental health a top priority.
In light of World Mental Health Day, different research has shown that employers need to do more in order to remove the stigma surrounding mental health issues. Organisations need to be encouraged to make mental health a top priority by educating their staff and encouraging discussion.
Morag Livingston, group risk and healthcare manager at Secondsight, says: “Mental health in the workplace is firmly on the agenda. But given the mounting evidence that employers are still not addressing, in general, the issues adequately enough and that this lack of attention can affect performance and profit margins, we’re keen to see it at the top of the agenda.”
Read the article in full from the publication Reward.