WORK REHABILITATION MENTAL HEALTH & PHYSICAL REACTIVATION
The longer the time of absence from work, the lower the probability of returning to work successfully.
THE AAPP APPROACH IS GLOBAL MULTIDISCIPLINARY, AND HAS BEEN PROVEN TO BE EFFECTIVE
Our Occupational Therapists and kinesiologists work together to maximize the physical and cognitive abilities of the worker and develop solutions to facilitate a fast, yet supervised, work reintegration.
Almost 90% of employees who have been off work and have been treated by our team have returned to their pre-employment positions, adapted to their residual abilities, or were prepared for a job reorientation.
«Disability costs represent between 4 and 12% of salary costs in Canada. Claims related to mental illness (mainly depression) have now surpassed those related to cardiovascular disease to become the fastest growing category of disability costs in Canada.»
R. JOFFE ET B. WILKERSON • 2002, THE UNERALDED BUSINESS CRISIS IN CANADA: DEPRESSION AT WORK