It’s 2017 and Mental Health is still an issue in the workplace.

I was at work about a year after the birth of my 4th child with anxiety issues. When I expressed concern I got more work, blamed for bad team morale, put on performance review, given more work and eventually fired. Mental health should not be a sign of weakness rather we should be encouraged to openly talk about it. As I am still very much apprehensive to return to full time work, reading this makes me hopeful

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