July 28, 2021 at 12 PM CST
As the country and global economy begins a slow pandemic recovery, our employees are experiencing increased levels of stress, anxiety and other mental health disabilities.
The CDC reports that between August 2020 and February 2021, the percentage of adults with symptoms of anxiety or depression increased from 36.4% to 41.5%, and the percentage of those reporting an unmet mental health care need increased from 9.2% to 11.7%. (Source).
This session discusses the subject of mental health and five ways in which employers can support employees in access to resources, information, and support on the subject of mental health. Session attendees will receive insights from a Mental Health Therapist and Certified Life Coach on how HR, businesses, and leaders can support employees with a mental health disability. Additionally, Annette, our speaker will discuss the subject of employee burnout and how PTSD, anxiety, and stress impact employees performance and business productivity.
This session is pre-approved for 1.0 HRCI General Credit and SHRM Credit.
A replay will be available for those unable to attend the webinar live.
Jessica Miller-Merrell, SHRM-SCP is the Founder of Workology.com and the Chief Strategist at her company, Xceptional HR. She specializes in providing HR and talent acquisition consulting and resources for organizations focused on simple solutions that leverage digital and technology. She's the author of Tweet This! Twitter for Business and The HR Technology Field Guide. Jessica has been recognized by The Economist, Forbes, SHRM Magazine and others for her contributions to HR and recruitment.
Annette J. Morris, M.A., is the Owner and CEO of Goal Getter, LLC. Goal Getter, LLC. provides comprehensive consulting and coaching services geared towards aspiring and existing entrepreneurs, authors, and those that are working to make their dreams of entrepreneurship a reality. She's also movement maker for The M.I.N.D. Initiative which is designed to provide life, mindset and leadership development coaching for CEOs, Business Leaders and Executives.