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Mental Health: A Factor of Successby Shania MarcheHN1240College of the North AtlanticInstructor: Loder, RosarieFebruary 9, 2020
Mental Health: A Factor of SuccessMental Health and the WorkplaceA more engaged employee is not only good for the person but for the business as well.Mental health is an issue that impacts every Canadian workplace.The workplace caneither contribute positively or negatively. Overall employee stress levels "have risennearly 20% in three decades."[CITATION Article \n\l 1033 ] What arethe top reasonsfor the increased stress over time? And what can businesses do about it?
Mental Health: A Factor of SuccessMental Health: A Factor of SuccessWhen an employee is showing signs of workplace stress it affects not only theemployee, but the other employees, customers and the business. Workplace stress asdefined by theCanadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safetyis “…the harmfulphysical and emotional responses that can happen when there is a conflict between jobdemands on the employee and the amount of control an employee has over meetingthese demands.”[ CITATION Gov17 \l 1033 ]While this is true, it is not the only reason

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Occupational safety and health, Occupational health psychology, Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Engaged Employee

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