Keynote in English - US at Longhorn PHP Conference 2023
View Slides: https://speakerdeck.com/funkatron/stronger-than-fear-mental-health-in-the-developer-community-2023
View Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYPAGuh6Le8
Short URL: https://joind.in/talk/b5498 (QR-Code (opens in new window))
This talk by Ed Finkler is a must-attend for tech workers who want to learn more about mental health and personal well-being. With over 25 years of experience in the field and as the founder of Open Sourcing Mental Illness (OSMI), Finkler shares his personal struggles with ADHD, anxiety, and executive function problems. He also highlights the lack of research and data on mental health issues in the tech industry, and provides practical solutions such as mental health first aid training for managers and guidelines for organizations to prioritize employee well-being. An informative and insightful perspective on the importance of mental health in the tech industry.