Mentally healthy work

Mentally healthy work

Earlier this year, The Times reported on a study that highlighted the lack of empathy from some employers towards staff with mental health problems (Bosses lack concern for mentally ill staff, 31 March 2015). The article stated that “most bosses do not believe that...
What is your definition of mental health?

What is your definition of mental health?

For some time, I have realised that there is confusion in the term “mental health”. What is your definition of this topic?  WHO define it as: “A person’s overall emotional and psychological condition”.  This seems to me very generalised, requiring an adjective...
Work-minded or mindfully aware?

Work-minded or mindfully aware?

The 2013 Wellness at Work Survey asked workers across the UK about mental health and well-being at work. When asked if they felt happy in the work place, only 29% of employees answered “I am mostly happy”. In a similar fashion, 40% of employees surveyed by...