Recently, our NE Portland office got involved with an organization known as New Avenues for Youth and participated in their holiday donations program. New Avenues for Youth delivers support and resources to foster, at-risk and homeless youth so that they…
Last month, we shared the story of how our Seattle team helped a family of six have a very special Thanksgiving, by supporting the YWCA of Seattle. Well, the Seattle office was back at it again this December, supporting the…
Our offices love to get involved in many charitable activities, especially during the holidays. And we thought we’d offer you a peek at what our different locations are doing to give back to the community, and offer you the opportunity…
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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.