• Mad World Forum

    “Mad World is Europe’s only solutions focused conference and exhibition with a clear mission: to eradicate stigma and spark a new era of mental health and well-being in the workplace” The inaugural event in October 2018 provided a stimulating meeting of minds, blending commercial imperatives with practitioner expertise and theRead More

  • Mindful Employer Plus

    CiC now support over 25,000 employees through our partnership with Mindful Employer, an organisation which helps support staff who experience mental health conditions. The Mindful Employer scheme was launched in October 2004 by Workways, a vocational rehabilitation service offered by the Devon Partnership NHS Trust, and now operates nationally. CICRead More

  • Dying To Work Certification

    Employers across the UK have signed a pledge to support terminally ill staff in their organisations, recognising that terminal illness requires support and understanding, as well as adequate employment protection. The charter states: “Terminally ill workers will be secure in the knowledge that we will support them following their diagnosisRead More


    The second annual Not a Red Card event was held at The Oval in London, in November sponsored by Legal and General and this time incorporating awards for mental health initiatives in the corporate world that helped to tackle the stigma and prove it’s not a “red card” offence toRead More


    As the nights draw in, we are more likely to have trouble sleeping; insomnia is far more common in the winter months. This is because the shorter days mean we are exposed to far less sunlight, often spending from sunrise to sunset in our office. Sunlight is needed for theRead More

  • Did You Know? CiC are experts at Workplace Mediation

    October welcomed Mediation Awareness Week, where a number of events take place, in order to raise awareness around conflict in the workplace and how mediation can offer an effective, informal and confidential resolution to this. As part of this week, Timmy Kurtuldum, CiC’s Mediation Manager was invited to Lincolns InnRead More

  • World Class Schools Symposium 2018

    CiC was proud to join our partner, World Class Schools, at their annual Symposium earlier this year. World Class Schools Quality Mark (WCSQM) is a UK charity working to accredit non-selective, Ofsted outstanding state schools across the UK with their quality mark accreditation. Kate Nowlan, CEO of CiC, delivered aRead More

  • International Stress Awareness Week 2018

    This year, we are recognising International Stress Awareness Week (5 – 9 November) with a number of resources designed to help you and your employees’ wellbeing. The theme for the week is ‘Does Hi-Tech cause Hi-Stress?’. This is a subject that CiC has looked at closely, in order to inform our learningRead More

  • Equality and Diversity, and Implicit Bias

    CiC are big on Equality and Diversity. Recently, we have facilitated some training to Oracle Corporation on E & D in the workplace, are actively collaborating with police procurement teams regarding E & D and are now delivering training on Implicit Bias as well as having our own internal discussion onRead More

  • EAPA Mock Workplace Mediation Event

    EAPA Mock Workplace Mediation Event Thursday 11th October 2018 2:00 – 4:00 pm Hosted by: Garden Court Chambers 57‐60 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ Workplace Mediation is one of the newer forms of mediation and has become increasingly popular in the UK. The types of issues covered are variedRead More

  • Hostile Environment Training

    During 2018 CiC has continued to develop its Global Trauma Support programme, and has provided training workshops to support Duty of Care initiatives with various organisations including media agencies exposed to stressful and traumatic situations across the globe. We have delivered training modules in conflict zones and high stress regionsRead More

  • ‘Sport, Society And Mental Health’ and ‘Elite Sport and Mental Health’ – DOCIAsport Podcasts

    DOCIAsport Podcasts——- Our friends over at DOCIAsport are busy promoting mental health within the sports industry. Their latest podcasts (accessible below) form an essential part of their promotion. James Allen, Director of Policy, Governance and External Affairs at the Alliance is joined by Ian Braid, Founder and Managing Director ofRead More