Remarkable CEO Response to Employee Request for Mental Health Day

Natalie Frank, Ph.D.
Mental Gecko
Published in
4 min readAug 28, 2018

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Depression and anxiety in the workplace is common and can often be helped with a mental health day Photo: Pixabay

Have you ever felt the need to take time off for a mental health difficulty but feared the response from your boss so you just called in sick? Usually, when we ask for a sick day, it is due to a physical illness, such as a cold or severe allergy. While mental health issues are often just as serious we are hesitant to ask for the day off because there are usually no sick days…

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Natalie Frank, Ph.D.
Mental Gecko

I write about behavioral health & other topics. I’m Managing Editor (Serials, Novellas) for LVP Press. See my other articles: https://hubpages.com/@nataliefrank