World Mental Health in the Workplace Day

Mental Health in the Workplace

At least 1 in 4 people will experience some kind of mental health problem each year
1 in 5 take a day off work due to stress
37% of men are worried or low yet the closest people to them may have no idea there's a problem
A quarter of people consider resigning due to stress, having a colleague in your corner can make all the difference
70 million working days are lost each year due to mental health costing Britain annually £70-£100 Billion
Women are 20-40% more likely to develop a mental health problem
In the last 6 years the number of working days lost to stress, depression and anxiety has increased by 24%
Anxiety and Depression are the most common mental health problems. Less than half of employees said they would feel able to talk openly with their line manager if they were suffering from stress