Supporting Workplace Mental Health for Leaders Online CourseSafetyVantage2023-03-10T09:22:13-07:00
Our workplaces play a larger role in our mental health than we often like to admit. From the stress of shortened timelines to conflicts with coworkers and clients that make us uncomfortable, to the tensions around costs, profits, losses, and job security, it’s safe to say that our work can be a major stressor. Workplaces are an essential part of relieving that stress through compassion, communication, support, and structure.
In the SafetyVantage’s Supporting Mental Health Online Course for Leaders, you’ll learn about the role leaders play in improving and maintaining workplace mental health, different tools and strategies to manage and guide performance in positive and supportive ways, and how to support employees through challenges and recovery, so your workplace can be healthier and safer every day.
After this Mental Health in the Workplace course, you’ll be able to:
List the 13 factors that impact mental health in the workplace
Describe the hierarchy of workplace mental health controls
Explain daring and compassionate leadership
Recognize the relationship between performance and mental health
Implement person-centered leadership support, tools, resources, and best practices in your workplace
Build trusting workplace relationships to support employee mental health
Set clear expectations and provide feedback to employees using different management techniques
Recognize the impact of workplace stressors on employees
Communicate clearly and consistently to positively impact your team’s performance
Recognize when and how to refer employees to other resources (e.g., Employee assistance programs)
Use the best practices for managing acute distress in the workplace