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Title Anti-Depressant Skills at Work
Settings Workplace
MHP Steps Implementation
URL http://www.carmha.ca
Country of Origin Canada
Languages English
Tool Description The Antidepressant Skills at Work Manual is aimed at: - Working people with low mood who may be at risk for developing depression. - Working people who have developed a mild or major depression. - Individuals who have been off work for a period of time. - Partners, family members, friends or workplace colleagues who want to help. - Employers, supervisors or managers concerned about their staff. - Professionals who would like a tool to use as an adjunct to their clinical treatment. It focuses on ways to deal with workplace problems so they are less likely to cause depressed mood or lead to depression. In addition it is concerned with reducing the effects of depression mood on work satisfaction and performance. Its contents include: - A description of depression, possible causes and options for treatment. - Three practical skills, based on scientific evidence, for dealing with depressed mood. Skills are presented in a step-by-step format. - Stories that show how working people might use these skills. - An overview of workplace issues that arise for people dealing with depression.
Application in the Field General use in one country
Tool mainly used in Canada
Stage of Development Recently produced(2-3 years)
Evaluation and Research Studies/Technical Data available
Evaluation Unknown
Available Formats Paper Based | Online
Free Yes
Restrictions on Use No
Tool Focus Individual and Organisation
Tool Type Programme
Contact Details
Contact Name Dr. Dan Bilsker
Organisation Name Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction
Email info@carmha.ca
Address Faculty of Mental Health Sciences. Fraser Univesrity Suite 7200, 515 W. Hastings Street, BC V6B 5K3
Country Canada