Preventing Work-Related Mental Health Conditions By Tackling Stress
Mental ill health is the second largest cause of sickness absence in the UK. Stress, depression and anxiety account for more than fifty per cent of all mental health problems. Fifteen to twenty-five per cent of the general population has a common mental health problem at any one time. Teaching is considered to be one of the most stressful professions to work in in the UK, if not the most stressful.