Mental Health Index Update

Our September 2021 Mental Health Index reports another month of elevated risk of PTSD among U.S. workers.


Risk of PTSD continues to rise and impact cognitive functions

In this month's Mental Health Index Report, we'll discuss key stats, including:

  • Workers’ risk of PTSD has been rising since February 2021 and is now 53% higher than it was before the pandemic
  • A 53% decline in workers’ sustained attention vs. before the pandemic means employees are struggling to avoid distractions and stay productive
  • Workers aged 40-59 show signs of worsening mental health, with a 67% greater risk of General Anxiety Disorder than last month