Workplace stigma is bad for business
Mental disorders have a staggering impact on business productivity. Read NAMI’s report.
18% of workers say they experienced symptoms of a mental health disorder in the previous month.
8 in 10 workers say shame and stigma prevent them from seeking treatment for their mental illness.
Only 25% of employees with major depression currently receive adequate treatment.
Employees receiving treatment for depression can realize a 91% improvement in presenteeism.
Employees with untreated mental health issues use inpatient and outpatient services 3x more than those receiving treatment.
Here’s what we hope to accomplish by tackling stigma in the workplace.
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