Laurence Swain MBACP (Accred) UKRCP

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People in 20s more likely to be out of work because of poor mental health

Poor mental health

Have a look at this article in the Guardian about mental health of people in the workplace.

“Young people are more likely to be out of work because of ill health than people in their early 40s, a report calling for action on Britain’s mental wellbeing crisis has found.

People in their early 20s with mental health problems may have not had access to a steady education and can end up out of work or in low-paid jobs, the Resolution Foundation research revealed.

According to official data, 34% of people aged 18 to 24 reported symptoms of mental disorder, such as depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder in 2021-22. The Guardian – February 2024

Categorised as: Mental Health