Research Updates

Going backwards on mental health

Gabrielle Lis

Australian organisations are missing out on many opportunities to promote and support good mental health at work. According to a Superfriend survey 2016 was worse than 2015. Are business owners responsible?

Superfriend is an Australian foundation that aims to help employers create mentally healthy workplaces. Through consultation with stakeholders and a review of the available research, Superfriend has developed a list of 38 things employers can do to support mental health at work. Three core areas are covered: Preventative strategies and programs to help workers thrive; Interventions for people experiencing mental ill health; and ...

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