Time to rethink Mental Health, especially anxiety disorders and depression

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2019/01/07/time-to-rethink-mental-health-especially-anxiety-disorders-and-depression/

The global mental health crisis could cost the world $16 trillion by 2030. With mental disorders on the rise in every country in the world, nowhere is immune.

Poor mental health stops employees from reaching their full potential and forces them to take more sick days, stunting productivity and economic growth. This is also a challenge with society-wide ramifications. Loneliness and isolation affect many of the most vulnerable among us. People with serious conditions such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder are especially likely to be marginalised by their communities. Those with the most severe conditions pay with their lives, dying prematurely – as much as two decades before their time.

Fortunately, coming into Davos this year we are riding a sea change…

Source: https://sharpbrains.com/blog/2019/01/07/time-to-rethink-mental-health-especially-anxiety-disorders-and-depression/

The global mental health crisis could cost the world $16 trillion by 2030. With mental disorders on the rise in every country in the world, nowhere is immune.

Poor mental health stops employees from reaching their full potential and forces them to take more sick days, stunting productivity and economic growth. This is also a challenge with society-wide ramifications. Loneliness and isolation affect many of the most vulnerable among us. People with serious conditions such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder are especially likely to be marginalised by their communities. Those with the most severe conditions pay with their lives, dying prematurely – as much as two decades before their time.

Fortunately, coming into Davos this year we are riding a sea change…

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