It is estimated that close to 20% of adults suffer from anxiety in any one year. It is likely that we have all either experienced anxiety, or work or live with people suffering from it. Yet it is rarely talked about and many people will try to hide their anxiety.
COVID 19 is probably making the situation even worse for many people who are coping with home schooling, loneliness and concerns around employment security.
Chaired by Katy Halliday, the DP head of the Mental Health workstream was joined by Jane Welsh, former investment consultant with Willis Towers Watson and co-founder of the Diversity Project.
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