Mental Health In The Workplace: A Look At Leaders’ Top Priorities


As we enter fall 2020, employers are confronting a number of complex factors that threaten

As we enter fall 2020, employers are confronting a number of complex factors that threaten to cause or exacerbate mental health challenges in the workplace. Employees continue to struggle with the direct threat of COVID-19; a recent MetLife survey found that 74% of workers are concerned about “at least one aspect of their well-being as a result of the virus.” Frontline workers face the daily trauma of putting their health at risk, teachers and parents are navigating distance learning, and office workers struggle to either adapt to long-term remote work or anxiously debate whether they are comfortable with a return to the office. The economic outlook remains uncertain while recent wildfires, hurricanes, and urban flashpoints compound stress.

Read this article on the Forbes.com website linked here