Why workplace mental health matters

Why workplace mental health matters

Mental health is an issue that impacts every workplace in Canada. The workplace can contribute positively or negatively to a person’s mental health.

Employers and employees both benefit from a psychologically healthy workplace:

Better employee
engagement
morale
satisfaction
retention and recruitment
productivity
Reduces
absenteeism
grievances
health costs
medical leave/disability
workplace injuries

Source: Mental Health in the Workplace – Canada.ca