Can stress at work affect cognitive performance?
The Health and Safety Executive states that over 11 million days are lost at work each year because of stress; but what is stress, how does it affect the body and brain, and what can be done to minimise any negative impact at work?
Occupational rehabilitation: improving attention is associated with return to work
Dr Thomas Johansen from the Norwegian National Advisory Unit on Occupational Rehabilitation talked us through why he chose CANTAB to investgate whether improving cognitive function during occupational rehabilitation improves return to work.
How can employers promote mental health at work?
Mental wellbeing is integral to the health and functioning of the workforce, the compromise of which can have serious social and financial ramifications - but what actions can employers take to promote mental wellbeing?
CANTAB BrainHealth offers benefits for healthcare professionals, employers and employees
We caught up with brain health and workplace mental performance consultant, Dr Jenny Brockis, on how tools like CANTAB BrainHealth can be used to promote mental wellbeing at work.
New product to improve workplace mental health
We are very pleased to announce a planned new software product to assess mental health and wellbeing at work, CANTAB BrainHealth™.
Why do we need to take mental wellbeing as seriously as physical health at work?
Physical and mental health are equal partners in the maintenance of wellbeing. However, the value of promoting mental wellbeing is often overlooked in the workplace.