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beyondblue welcomes the 2017 Budget’s mental health and suicide prevention measures.
“These represent solid investments in areas of great need at a time of fiscal austerity,” said beyondblue Chairman The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC.
beyondblue and the Federal Government’s National Health and Medical Research Council have joined forces for the first time to investigate the rate of depression among older Australians.
WORKERS’ compensation payouts triggered by mental health conditions cost more than double the average claim and sideline workers for almost three times as long, new data shows.
But there are tools for employers and employees that can be used to reduce the incidence and severity of work-related mental health conditions.
The majority of lesbian, gay, bisexual, intersex and transgender and gender diverse people lead happy, healthy, productive and contributing lives.