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Mental Health Accommodation: Buckle in for 2021
This activity is APPROVED for SHRM recertification credits
Jodi Slavik Vigilant
When: September 18, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST
Unlike physical injuries, mental illness can show up as subtle, erratic behavior that is easy to miss or dismiss until it becomes unhealthy or even dangerous. These challenges are amplified at work, where employers have a duty to protect employees, but to also avoid discrimination.
This presentation will jump feet-first into the grey area of mental health accommodation, using real case-studies to address the nuances of notice, interaction, and effective resolution.