Mental Health Policy is now mandatory in the workplace

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 11036, otherwise known as the Mental Health Act, the Department of Labor and Employment has issued policy guidelines making it mandatory for establishments to formulate a Mental Health Policy and Program to ensure mental health awareness in the workplace and promote a healthy lifestyle and work-life balance. These guidelines apply to establishments in the private sector, including those that deploy OFWs.

You may check the following:

DO 208-20 Guidelines for the Implementation of Mental Health Workplace Policies and Programs for the Private Sector