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CMO's annual report: employment is good for mental health

 

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CMO's annual report: employment is good for mental health

The chief medical officer has published a report on the personal suffering and economic costs of working days lost to mental illness.

The rising number of working days lost to mental illness creates huge personal suffering and huge costs to the economy. We need to do more to help people with mental illness stay in work, chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies says in her latest annual report.