Mental health problems affect one in six British workers each year

June 2, 2016   //   No Comments

According to the mental health charity MIND, mental health problems like anxiety, depression and unmanageable stress affect one in six British workers each year. In 2013, there were 8.2 million cases of anxiety in the UK, and this number is increasing – in part due to our busier, longer working lives. The government’s website FitForWork deals with anxiety in the work-place including suggestions as to how to identify whether there are higher levels of anxiety in your own business. You may read the article here.

telephone 2Don’t forget that SAIF offers SAIFSupport to our members, which provides a free and confidential telephone and email helpline and members who need further support will be offered six free counselling sessions.  Find out more, by logging in to the Members’ area and clicking this link.