Managing mental health in the workplace training course

Overview

Deloitte reported in January 2020 that for every £1 spent by employers on mental health interventions, they get £5 back in reduced absence, presenteeism and staff turnover. Managing Mental Health in the Workplace is designed to support line managers in creating a mentally healthy workplace – one that people look forward to attending, which is open to individuals' needs, and where employees and managers are flexible and supportive of each other.

 

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the terms mental health, stress, anxiety and depression & psychosis

  • Recognise the business impacts of poor mental wellbeing among staff

  • Explain the HSE stress management standards/competencies

  • Discuss the manager’s role in creating a mentally healthy workplace

  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of anxiety & depression

  • Respond appropriately to a distressed employee

  • Identify support available to an employee experiencing mental distress.

 

Any surplus income to Mind generated from course delivery is used to support Mind's services for people with mental health problems in Cambridgeshire & Peterborough.

 

Duration: 3.5 hours Credits: 1.1
Times: 9.30am - 1.00pm Member Cost: £175.00+VAT
Max. Delegates: 12 Non-member Cost: £263.00+VAT