11.4 million working days were lost in Britain (2008/9 labour Force survey Data) due to work related stress, depression or anxiety. This equates to 27.3 days lost per worker. It is estimated that the average annual cost of lost employment in England attributable to an employee with depression is £7,230, and £6,850 for anxiety (2005/06 prices).
McCrone P, Dhanasiri S, Patel A et al (2008) Paying the Price: The Cost of Mental Health Care in England to 2026. London: King’s Fund.
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Absence Management – psychological assessment and treatment packages
InPsych consultancy can help your organisation:
- Identify and lessen stress trigger points in your organisation
- To help the management team to notice early warning signs of people who are having difficulties
- Effectively treat people who have become unwell
- Help support the “back to work” journey
Companies lose not just revenue from absent employees but the intellectual capital key individuals bring to any organisation, their long held knowledge, networks and relationships.
With active absence management, within the sphere of Mental Health problems, your company is maximising its most precious asset - employees.
This is achieved by…..
Timely, skilled intervention
Clear communication between the employee and your company
Inpsych consultancy will work with your company in developing a robust “back to work” and help facilitate any change needed. InPsych Consultancy can provide support once back at work establishing a clear recovery plan.