Mental ill health costs the UK economy £99 billion per year. Stress and depression are examples, often leading to diminished work performance and long term sick leave.
Money is pumped into the health and wellness industry, with companies hoping for gains in productivity, better engagement, and retention of staff from their efforts to combat stress and anxiety. But have you ever wondered what might lie behind a diagnosis of stress or anxiety or depression? Wouldn’t it pay dividends to find out? To treat the root cause rather than just the symptoms?
For 1.9 million employees , domestic abuse just might be the cause.