Facebook pixel
Go to home page

If You Want Optimization and Innovation from Your People, Brain Health Is Key

Ethnic young professional working from a laptop outside a modern street cafe.

SHRM Network

Jenny Donovan

A design firm shares lessons in designing a workplace that supports employee brain health.


International design firm HKS reveals ways to pair form and function in creating a productive and brain-healthy workspace. After teaming up with Center for BrainHealth, the firm shares findings from a collaborative study, like prioritizing workspaces to offer intentional wellness "affordances" to promote focus, exploration and ideation, collaboration and co-creation, rest and reflection and social connection. As the center continues to develop their brain-healthy workplace certification, researchers envision ways to empower individuals and teams with tactical tools customized to engage all levels of leadership and align with an organization's unique key performance indicators.


"Success will require participation from the top down." Jennifer Zientz, director of programs and head of clinical services, Center for BrainHealth
Read the full article in SHRM Network

Share this article

Jennifer Zientz, MS, CCC-SLP

Director of Programs and Head of Clinical Services Center for BrainHealth

Related Information

BrainHealthy Workplace

Agility and adaptability are the name of the game. Our comprehensive and customized solutions provide education and practical tools to enhance brain health and performance personally and professionally. Keep frustration and burnout at bay. Boost efficiency, productivity and performance.