Depression

Questions in the Depression section emphasize screening, education, counseling and training available for employees.

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91. Provide free or subsidized clinical assessment for depression by a provider followed by directed feedback and clinical referral when appropriate?

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Interactive Screening Program

Depression: A Costly Condition for Business

Mental Health America – B4State4 Video

92. Provide access to a self-administered depression screening tool that provides a feedback report with recommendations for clinical action as needed?

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Interactive Screening Program

Mental Health America: B4State4 Video

Mental Health Screenings

93. Provide educational materials on preventing, detecting, and treating depression?

Mental Health America: B4State4 Video

Mental Health Works

Recent News and Events

The Right Direction for Me

Working Well toolkit – See p.11-18

Workplace Mental Health

94. Provide and promote interactive educational programming on preventing, detecting, and treating depression?

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95. Provide and promote free or subsidized lifestyle coaching/counseling or self-management programs that equip employees with skills and motivation to set and meet their personal goals for managing depression?

Working Well: Leading a Mentally Healthy Business – See p. 20-27

96. Provide training for managers that improves their ability to recognize depression and refer employees to company/community resources for managing depression?

Mental Health Screenings

97. Provide health insurance coverage with free or subsidized out-of-pocket costs for depression medications?

Working Well: Leading a Mentally Healthy Business – See p. 20-22