Entries by MindSafe at Work

Building Resilience in Tough Times Summit

A series of five free webinars for employers, organisations or individuals to help build and develop resilience. Building resilience in Tough Times Summit Webinars begin Thursday, 25th May 2020 at 12 noon on Zoom, then every Thursday at the same time until 25th June 2020. Together, with Active Wellness, I am delighted to deliver 5 […]

Stress is something we simply can’t ignore!

  ANXIETY and depressive symptoms have risen significantly since lockdown measures were introduced to limit the spread of Covid-19. Stress can strike when we are least expecting it. We are all so busy trying to sustain our livelihoods in the current unpredictable climate, we may miss the subtle signals that occur. Adapting to new working […]

Stigma about Mental Health Issues in the Workplace Exist’s what companies can do about it….. Forbes…

For all of the progress we as a society have made in bringing mental illness out of the shadows, a stubborn stigma persists. That stigma prevents us from talking openly about mental health issues and prevents those who need help the most from seeking it. The cost to business and society is high. https://www.forbes.com/sites/nazbeheshti/2019/05/08/stigma-about-mental-health-issues-in-the-workplace-exist-heres-what-companies-can-do-about-it/#1b0153a731e7  

Mental Health First Aid should be mandatory in every workplace, business leaders tell Theresa May..

Theresa May should ensure “mental health first aid” is available in every workplace alongside staff trained to respond to basic injuries, according to a letter backed by British businesses. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/mental-health-first-aid-theresa-may-uk-businesses-wh-smith-pwc-alan-sugar-royal-mail-legislation-a8639516.html