Did you know that 500,000 Canadians will not go to work today because of mental illness? This greatly impacts the people with mental health issues, their families and communities. It also hurts the bottom line of businesses. Enter The Economic Club of Canada and Lundbeck Canada. Together, they’ve begun a national mental wellness corporate challenge that will help raise awareness, increase dialogue and reduce the stigma of mental illness in the workplace.
WELLth Management: Mental Health at Work Challenge presents Margaret Trudeau, Ed Mantler, Dr. Raymond Lam, and other mental health panelists for lunch this Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Vancouver’s Westin Bayshore Hotel. Register here.