Prevention Podcast: Season 3, Ep. 15 — Mental Health: A Disturbance In The Enterprise & Educational Workforces

Prevention Podcast: Season 3, Ep. 15 — Mental Health: A Disturbance In The Enterprise & Educational Workforces

DAN VERTON, Director of Content & Branding

July 21, 2020

America has been dealing with a perfect storm of crises — the COVID-19 pandemic, joblessness and economic disruption, and widespread social unrest. Now, as employers and schools rush to reopen, leaders must be ready for unprecedented amounts of mental health challenges to make their way into the workplace.

In this episode of the Prevention Podcast, we explore the mental health challenges and mitigation strategies that companies and educational institutions must be prepared to address.

Guest: Dr. Tyler Arvig, PsyD, LP, Associate Medical Director, R3 Continuum. Dr. Arvig has more than 13 years of domestic and international experience in behavioral health workplace absence, and is an expert in the field of workplace behavioral health and workplace trauma recovery.

Dan Verton is the Director of Content & Branding at LiveSafe. Dan is a former military intelligence officer and anti-terrorism awareness training producer for a nationwide DHS training program. An award-winning journalist, Dan has a Master's Degree in Journalism and Public Affairs from American University in Washington, D.C., and is the author of four books, including The Hacker Diaries (McGraw-Hill, 2002), Black Ice: The Invisible Threat of Cyber-Terrorism (McGraw-Hill, 2003), and Left of Boom (Amazon, 2017). Follow @DanielVerton