Accommodating Depression and Anxiety in the Workplace

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET

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Mental health requests have recently become a top driver of both leave and accommodations requests. Understanding the nuances of managing accommodations requests, especially related to depression and anxiety, can be challenging.

In this webinar, we are joined by Job Accommodation Network (JAN) consultant Melanie Whetzel, who will share best practices, strategies, and key considerations for accommodating employees with mental health needs.

Attendees will learn: ​

  • Employer responsibilities for accommodating depression and anxiety under the ADA​
  • Key considerations for accommodating employees with mental health needs
  • Examples of requests, accommodations, their costs, and overall benefits
  • Tips for improving your accommodations processes

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Continuing Education Credits Offered


This webinar has been approved for one (1) SHRM PDC recertification credit.


Accommodating Depression and Anxiety in the Workplace qualifies for recertification credit for the Certified Compensation Professional®️ (CCP®️), Certified Benefits Professional®️ (CBP), Global Remuneration Professional (GRP®️), Certified Sales Compensation Professional (CSCP)®️ and Certified Executive Compensation Professional (CECP)®️ designations granted by WorldatWork. For more information on recertification, visit the WorldatWork recertification webpage at https://www.worldatwork.org/certification/recertification.


This program has been pre-approved for 1 toward aPHR®️, aPHRi™️, PHR®️, PHRca®️, SPHR®️, GPHR®️, PHRi™️ and SPHRi™️ recertification through HR Certification Institute®️ (HRCI®️).  



Melanie Whetzel M.A., CBIS

Principal Consultant, Team Lead




Seth Turner  LinkedIn

Chief Strategy Officer