Mental health focus increases as the pandemic takes a toll

Mental health used to be an issue that was never discussed. However in today’s society, mental health it has been put into the spotlight, as the macho man, hide your feelings attitude is long gone.

One mental health professional trying to improve the lives of working people is Trent Williams, Executive Director of TEAM. Williams joined the AWF Union Podcast to discuss his career, what TEAM is and how they help working people. Continue reading

Retired IUPAT contractor discusses mental health in construction

Retired International Union of Painters and Allied Trades signatory contractor Bob Swanson returned to America’s Work Force Union Podcast on Sept. 9 to highlight mental health in the construction industry. Continue reading

Dr. Anton Bizzell highlights mental health issues in construction

Dr. Anton Bizzell of the Bizzell Group is a family physician and CEO of the Bizzell Group spoke about how businesses are affected by the opioid crisis, how construction workers are disproportionately affected and more on the Sept. 2 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast. Continue reading