A UK Member of Parliament has proposed that Mental Health First Aid courses should be mandatory in the workplace. Although the training would need to be paid for by employers, in the year 2021 to 2022, stress depression and anxiety were the causes of half the work-related ill health cases meaning approximately 17 million days of work were missed as a result.
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