What Does Google Know About Mental Health That You Don’t?
Google is one of many companies that have brought Mental Health First Aid at Work to its workforce.
Now you have the opportunity to get your team trained in this evidence-based approach if you are a NEBGH member company with employees based in NYC.
And through a partnership between NEBGH and Thrive NYC, you can do it free of charge! You can train 10 people, 100, 1,000 or more – at a savings of $150 per person.
Mental Health First Aid at Work is a 6-to-8-hour course that gives you and other managers in your company real tools for dealing with employees who have mental health or substance abuse issues – including those at risk for suicide.
The course trains you and your team how to:
- Recognize signs that someone is struggling with a mental health or substance misuse challenge
- Reach out to that struggling someone in a supportive way
- Connect a distressed person with resources in accordance with your own company policies