While the pandemic certainly presented challenges, it also revealed possibilities to care for ourselves and one another in deeper ways. Mental health issues have become so prevalent that we can no longer avoid them or deny they exist - and what a gift that is. As we all talk more openly about our own mental health challenges, we begin to see that no one is exempt from experiencing periods of challenge over the course of their career and lifetime. Use this PCPS resource to destigmatize mental illness by understanding its prevalence. Additionally, better understand the meaning of ‘mental illness’ and the wide range of illnesses categorized under it’s title.
This resource is provided in PowerPoint format. While firms can download and customize for presentation purposes, firms should also consider printing or posting on internal sites specific slides that will help to create a firm culture dedicated to mental well-being.