Addressing mental health in the construction industry

13:15 - 14:00

Joscelyne will discuss the importance of addressing mental health within the work place. This session will look at the importance of awareness and education around the topic of mental health, as well as how to tackle the silence and stigma often associated with the topic, to promote environments of positive wellbeing.

During this session you will learn:

1. How stigma and silence has impacted mental health across society
2. The business impacts of mental ill-health
3. The importance of starting the conversation about mental health and wellbeing
4. The holistic approach needed to understand and address mental ill-health
5. How Mates in Mind are helping to tackle this complex challenge within the construction sector

Joscelyne Shaw, Executive Director, Mates in Mind