Managing Employee Mental Health
2 November 2021
Date : Tuesday 2 November 2021
Time: 9.30am to 1 pm
Format: Virtual (Zoom)
This is a free course for Publishing
Scotland members. Places are limited and you
must register in advance on Ticket Tailor. The Zoom link and
reminders will be sent nearer to the course date.
This 3-hour digital event has been tailored specifically to help
you support employee mental health issues during these
Through guidance, discussion and activities, this interactive
event will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to
confidently manage good employee mental health, both remotely and
in the workplace.
The coronavirus pandemic is affecting all our lives and has
presented extra challenges for those with existing mental health
According to the Mental Health Foundation, one in six employees
experience mental ill health each year.
The Centre for Mental Health has estimated that in the UK, at
least half a million more people will experience a mental health
difficulty over the next year. Research recently conducted by Bupa
UK has confirmed an increase in mental health issues, with people
more reluctant to seek help during the current climate.
Managers may have an understanding of mental health, yet may be
hesitant to address it, through fear of saying the wrong thing or
making matters worse. However, early intervention is crucial in
ensuring the individual can access the support they need to keep
themselves at work and working well. This not only benefits the
individual, but their team and the business.
Delivered via Zoom, this event will outline the different mental
ill health conditions and help you recognise the signs and
symptoms. You will also learn how to engage effectively with
employees at an early stage, have constructive conversations and
gain an awareness of the range of practical support available for
Following the event, delegates will receive a comprehensive
manual which includes further advice and guidance.
All delegates will receive an electronic certificate of
attendance for their participation in the training.
HR professionals, team leaders, supervisors and managers from
all sectors of industry who are familiar with the basics but want a
deeper understanding of mental health and how to manage it.
Our expert-led training sessions are designed to facilitate
discussion and interaction. This event will cover:
- What is mental health?
- Common mental health conditions
- Current issues for employees and recognising the signs
- Managing wellbeing in different contexts
- Signposting to further resources
- Delegates will also have the opportunity to practice learning
through scenario-based activities.
The session will be led by Ron Inwood of ACAS
Book your place on TICKET TAILOR.