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    The role of employers in supporting mental health

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    Help support staff and keep employees in work.

    Help support staff and keep employees in work.

    Mental health problems are a leading cause of long-term absence from work, but help can be hard to access, sometimes involving long waits for treatment1.

    Employers are increasingly stepping in to help staff suffering from mental ill health. Unum’s Mental Health Pathway is a key set of services and resources for managers and employees.

    This video discusses how organisations can support staff and help keep employees healthy and in work.

    Sources:

    1 CIPD. (2018). Health and Well-being at Work