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Mental Health Toolkit

Explore resources for fostering a mentally healthy workplace.

Pillar 1: Build AWARENESS and a Supportive Culture

Learn about strategies for spreading awareness about mental health issues and ensuring a supportive workplace culture.

Pillar 2: Provide ACCOMMODATIONS to Employees

A variety of tools and resources exist to help employers support and accommodate their employees with mental health conditions.

Pillar 3: Offer Employee ASSISTANCE

Learn about resources to assist employees who have, or may develop, mental health conditions or substance use disorders. 

Pillar 4: Ensure ACCESS to Treatment

The fourth pillar of the “4 A’s” is ensuring access to behavioral/mental health treatment.

Model Successful Programs

Learn more about effective workplace mental health programs.

Create a Mental Health-Friendly Workplace

Explore resources for fostering a mentally healthy workplace.

Understand the Issue: Mental Health in the Workplace

Explore the basics of mental health and work.

Explore Resources on Workplace Mental Health

Find additional resources to help create a mental health-friendly workplace.  

Employer Profiles

Merck’s Mental Health and Wellness Programs: Supporting Employees During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Employer Case Study: Learn how existing mental health programs helped support Merck's COVID-19 response. 

EY: Supporting Employee Mental Health and Ensuring a Disability-Inclusive Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Employer Case Study: Learn how EY helped support employee mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

CVS Health: Focusing on Employee Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Employer Case Study: Learn how CVS Health ensured the health and safety of its employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

PepsiCo Video Case Studies

This video series highlights PepsiCo's work in creating an inclusive workplace, including addressing public safety and mental health challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

PepsiCo: Every Mind Enabled

Employer Case Study: Learn about PepsiCo's efforts to create more diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible workplaces and support employee mental health and wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Mental Health and Wellness in the Workplace

In this webinar, EARN and Merck share strategies to cultivate a culture of resilience and wellness throughout your organization.

Supporting Employee Mental Health and Wellbeing: The Importance of an Individualized Approach

This webinar, with introduction by U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, explores ways employers can proactively support the mental health needs of their employees to create inclusive, productive work environments.

Navigating Mental Health in Skilled Trade and Industrial Occupations

Explore ways to support the mental health of skilled trade and industrial professionals at work.


Workplace Mental Health Literature Review

Learn about strategies that can support employee wellbeing.

Mental Health and Wellness in the Workplace (Learning Guide)

Find effective strategies for supporting workplace mental health.

Lead the Way: Merck's Inclusive Business Culture

Learn about Merck's approach to supporting employee mental health.

Mentally Healthy Workplaces Checklist

This checklist reviews the 4 A's of a mental health-friendly workplace.  

Supporting Employee Mental Health and Wellbeing (Learning Guide)

Find out why an individualized approach is an important part of promoting workplace mental health.

Impact of COVID-19 on Employee Mental Health and the Experiences of Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Professionals

Explore this research to practice brief to learn how employers used employee assistance programs (EAPs) to support worker mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.