Depression, suicide problems for Wall Street bankers

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High-paying Wall Street jobs can also mean high stress, especially for young bankers. The fallout can lead to issues ranging from depression to suicide. CCTV America’s Karina Huber filed this report from New York.

Young bankers at Well Street battle high stress

Young bankers at Well Street battle high stress

High-paying Wall Street jobs can also mean high stress, especially for young bankers. The fallout can lead to issues ranging from depression to suicide. Why some financial sector workers spiral out of control?


Peter Shallard on the demands of the finance sector workers
CCTV America’s Michelle Makori speaks to Peter Shallard, business psychologist and self-proclaimed Shrink for Entrepreneurs.

Peter Shallard on the demands of the finance sector

Peter Shallard on the demands of the finance sector

CCTV America’s Michelle Makori speaks to Peter Shallard, business psychologist and self-proclaimed Shrink for Entrepreneurs.

 

Chart reflecting the professions with the highest suicide rate

Information compiled from the Bureau of Labor Statistics representing white males. Data for white males is the primary focus because of the high demographical representation of white males.