Ed Finkler: Stronger Than Fear – Mental Health in the Developer Community

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June 24, 2016

Mental disorders are the largest contributor to disease burden in North America, but the developer community and those who employ us are afraid to face the problem head-on. In this talk, we’ll examine the state of mental health awareness in the developer workplace, why most developers feel it isn’t safe to talk about mental health, and what we can do to change the culture and save lives. Attendees will leave with 5 things they can do to make their workplace safer for those dealing with mental health disorders.

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WordCamp Northeast Ohio 2016 24

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Ed Finkler 1

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awareness 1
culture 3
mental health 9

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English 4444

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