Investing in the Mental Health of the Labor Force: Epidemiological and Economic Impact of Mental Health Disabilities in the Workplace

@inproceedings{Dewa2011InvestingIT,
  title={Investing in the Mental Health of the Labor Force: Epidemiological and Economic Impact of Mental Health Disabilities in the Workplace},
  author={Carolyn S Dewa and David McDaid},
  year={2011}
}
I.Z. Schultz and E.S. Rogers (eds.), Work Accommodation and Retention in Mental Health, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4419-0428-7_2, © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011 By the year 2020, depression will emerge as one of the leading causes of disability globally, second only to ischemic heart disease (World Health Organization 2001). Thus, governments are taking notice of the mental health of workers. For example, the European Ministers of Health have endorsed a detailed action plan calling for… CONTINUE READING
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