Homewood Health, McMaster’s Employee and Family Assistance Provider, (EFAP) is pleased to release the October 2019 edition of the Life Lines newsletter, “Mental Health in the Workplace: Colleagues in Distress”.
Mental health disorders often strike in two ways. On one hand there are the symptoms, the distress, and the disabilities caused by serious mental health disorders. On the other, are the impacts of stigma and the pain that people struggling with these disorders feel as a result of social disapproval. In both cases, the strikes leave invisible wounds.
In this newsletter, we’ll be looking at:
More information about how you can support a colleague in distress is available on our HR website.