Thank you for your interest in National Depression Screening Day, October 4, 2012.
Please click on the link below, fill out the form and we’ll get cracking on setting up your organization as a NDSD 2012 participant.
Together we can conquer depression in the workforce – it all begins with screening.
Provided free to Calgarians, National Depression Screening Day (NDSD) will be held October 4, 2012. As hosts of the online screening tool, Calgary Counselling Centre is committed to educating the public about symptoms of depression, while offering individuals the opportunity to be anonymously screened for this treatable condition. NDSD is comprised of an online screening tool that takes approximately 5 minutes to complete with each individual provided immediate results. As a participating organization, your employees will be provided direct access to the screening tool on October 4 via your website. Results are confidential. Anonymity guaranteed.
In 2011, 3, 076 Calgarians participated in the online depression screening test – three times more than the year before. Of those screened in 2011, 62% were recommended for further evaluation.
Information about depression
- World Health Organization – WHO Initiative on Depression in Public Health
- IPSOS Reid – Premeire North American public opinion study on Depression and the Workplace