Mental Health and Work
- 2225-7985 (online)
- 2225-7977 (print)
Fit Mind, Fit Job
From Evidence to Practice in Mental Health and Work
- 04 Mar 2015
- 9789264228283 (PDF) ;9789264220911(print)
The costs of mental ill-health for individuals, employers and society at large are enormous. Mental illness is responsible for a very significant loss of potential labour supply, high rates of unemployment, and a high incidence of sickness absence and reduced productivity at work. Following an introductory report (Sick on the Job: Myths and Realities about Mental Health and Work) and nine country reports, this final synthesis report summarizes the findings from the participating countries and makes the case for a stronger policy response.