APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Why Apply for a PHWH?

The Awards

Why Apply for the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Honors?

Receiving a Psychologically Healthy Workplace Honor can give your organization the recognition it deserves for the value you place on creating a positive work environment. Honorees may be featured in the media, honored at special events, recognized by community leaders and nominated for national recognition.

Psychologically healthy workplace practices can help you:

  • Demonstrate your commitment to the health and well-being of your employees
  • Attract and retain top-quality talent
  • Engage employees
  • Enhance organizational performance
  • Respond to employee expectations
  • Control healthcare costs

"Winning this award has validated the hard work all our staff put into their work every day. In an industry that has high staff burnout and turnover and is usually in the press for failing, Green Chimneys strives to change that paradigm. We celebrate our successes and learn from our failures."

Joseph A. Whalen
Executive Director
Green Chimneys