Mental Health in the Workplace
It is important that we talk about mental illness in ways that are supportive and open in all aspects, including the workplace. Northland Healthy Minds aims to provide a variety of resources and support tools to help make your workplace more supportive of mental health and for those experiencing mental health struggles.
Work Effects on Mental Health
61% of workers stated their productivity was affected by their mental health
37% of workers stated their work environment contributed to their symptoms
More work days are lost due to stress, depression and anxiety than any other illness
Customized Make It Ok Toolkit
Each year, Northland Healthy Minds provides a customized toolkit featuring weekly materials to launch a Make it Ok campaign at your organization including flyers, newsletters, and leader guidelines to get you started.
In addition to Northland Healthy Mind's customized toolkits, below you will find other trusted employer resources.
Make It Ok Tools
Make it Ok Presentation
Example Mental Health Policies
COVID-19 Employer Toolkit
We have a toolkit to help your employees deal with the COVID-19 outbreak.