Company-Level Interventions in Mental Health

  • Karen A. Gallie
  • Izabela Z. Schultz
  • Alanna Winter


According to North American statistics, the prevalence of mental disorders annually among adults ranges from 12% (Statistics Canada) to 26% (Kessler et al. 2005). In contrast to rates of mental disorders among adults, which remain stable over time, rates of emotional disturbance and conduct problems among adolescents, our future work force, demonstrated alarming increases between 1974 and 1999 (Collishaw et al. 2004).


Mental Health Mental Health Issue Workplace Health Workplace Stress Employee Assistance Program 
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This chapter is based on the research completed for a Social Development Canada–funded project, “Towards Evidence-Informed Best Practice Guidelines for Job Accommodations for Persons with Mental Health Disabilities.”


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karen A. Gallie
    • 1
  • Izabela Z. Schultz
  • Alanna Winter
  1. 1.OHS Educator ChapterSafety Institute of AustraliaTullamarineAustralia

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