Prioritize Mental Health.
Earn Your Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate.

76% of people believe companies should do more to support the mental health of their workforce.*

Mental health is a key factor in personal and professional workplace satisfaction. Unfortunately, it is often overlooked as a priority because of its pervasive, negative stigma. As a HR professional, people manager, or business leader, you have a unique position to lead the effort in supporting employee mental health in the workplace and fostering culture that encourages open conversations around mental health. Earning your Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate is a great way to start.

*Source: As Uncertainty Remains, Anxiety and Stress Reach a Tipping Point at Work (Oracle, 2020)

76% of people believe companies should do more to support the mental health of their workforce.*

Mental health is a key factor in personal and professional workplace satisfaction. Unfortunately, it is often overlooked as a priority because of its pervasive, negative stigma. As a HR professional, people manager, or business leader, you have a unique position to lead the effort in supporting employee mental health in the workplace and fostering culture that encourages open conversations around mental health. Earning your Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate is a great way to start.

*Source: As Uncertainty Remains, Anxiety and Stress Reach a Tipping Point at Work (Oracle, 2020)

Why the Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate?

Attention to the mental health and wellness of employees is crucial to employee retention, job satisfaction, productivity, and overall success. The certificate equips HR professionals and people managers to understand critical mental health topics and identify appropriate approaches to help.

Participate in evidence-based training and shareable resources with content easily understandable by anyone, regardless of prior knowledge.

Gain actionable skills to help employees during difficult times.

Earn seven professional development credits (PDCs).

The certificate program was developed by Psych Hub, the world’s most comprehensive platform for mental health multimedia education, in partnership with SHRM and SHRM Foundation.

SHRM member pricing is $99 per person and nonmember pricing is $150 per person.

Enterprise pricing is available for groups. Please contact Psych Hub at [email protected]

Impact of the Pandemic on Mental Health in the Workplace*

72%

72% employers say stress and burnout are concerns for their organization
(Metlife, November 2021)

37%

37% of employees feel overwhelmed, burned out, stressed more than half the time when working
(Metlife, November 2021)

84%

84% of workers surveyed experienced at least one mental health challenge over the past year, from issues such as stress and burnout to diagnosable conditions including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and PTSD.
(Metlife, November 2021)
About the Program

The Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate was created with engaging learning experiences designed in the ideal format for each learning style to promote meaningful education and engagement. The Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate is available for $99 per person to SHRM members and $150 per person for nonmembers.

Program Topics Include:

Mental Health Foundations

Effective Communication

Substance Use

Suicide & Violence Prevention

Diversity & Bias

Your Learning Style, Your Pace

The Workplace Mental Health Ally Certificate was created by Psych Hub with engaging learning experiences designed in the ideal format for each learning style to promote meaningful education and engagement.

Mental Health Literacy Videos

Stackable Courses & Certificates

Continuing Education Credits 7 PDCs

Short Key Concept Videos

How-To Videos

Resources & Articles

Podcasts

Community Forum

SHRM members have access to curated mental health resources, toolkits, research, articles and more.

The world’s most comprehensive multimedia platform for mental health education.